Closure Of Chicago Mental Health Clinics Looms
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Cheryl Corley
Friday, April 27, 2012 at 4:08 PM
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By the end of the month, Chicago plans to shut down six of its 12 public mental health clinics. It's a decision that's brought clinic barricades, arrests and a 24-7 vigil by protesters who hope to keep the clinics open. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the consolidation plan will actually mean more care for the mentally ill.

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