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Here's the SFGate article referenced in the petition letter. Sign!

Deaf, blind man called example of 'patient dumping'

Timothy Martin is deaf, blind and homeless, and in April he stumbled off a one-way ride from a Reno mental hospital onto the streets of San Francisco. He found his way to a bar in the Castro neighborhood where, he says, he was thrown out and wound up crying on the sidewalk until an ambulance took him to San Francisco General Hospital. Since…Read More

I'm just reposting the link to the CNN article that's referenced in the petition letter.

San Francisco may sue Nevada over alleged 'patient dumping'

San Francisco may sue Nevada over alleged 'patient dumping' By Melissa Gray, CNN updated 9:46 PM EDT, Wed August 21, 2013 STORY HIGHLIGHTS San Francisco says Nevada gave mental patients a one-way ticket It says 500 patients were sent to California, including 24 to San Francisco Nevada's state attorney general refuses comment San Francisco…Read More
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