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How to Revoke Power of Attorney

In this article, we will explain how to revoke powers of attorney.  We will answer “What is the Power of Attorney?” , “Why Would You Want to Revoke Power of Attorney?” and “What are the Types of Power of Attorney?” and explain How to Revoke Power of Attorney.

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Grounds for Involuntary Mental Health Treatment in Illinois

In this article we explain the grounds for involuntary mental health treatment in Illinois, including: “who can be involuntarily committed to a mental health facility in Illinois?”, “under what circumstances can a person be involuntarily committed in Illinois?”, and “what to do if you know someone that needs involuntary mental health care.

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Definition of Serious Mental Illness for Involuntary Treatment in Illinois

In order for a mental illness to be considered severe, several conditions must be met.  Serious mental illness is defined by considering the diagnosis, disability and duration the afflicted has been experiencing symptoms. There are specific disorders that are considered serious or severe mental illnesses, but having one of these disorders does not necessarily mean it should be defined as serious.

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