15 Mar Iris Eytan Quoted in Pueblo Chieftain Article Titled, “Pact Reached on CMHIP Backlog Involving Criminal Defendants”
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March 15, 2019
An agreement has been reached to end a backlog at the Pueblo state hospital of hundreds of criminal defendants awaiting competency restoration treatment needed so they can proceed to trial.
The agreement resolves a long-standing lawsuit against the Colorado Department of Human Services, the parent agency of the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo.