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Friday, October 14, 2011

"Could PTSD Be a Defense in Seal Beach Shooting?"

From FindLaw:

New information about Seal Beach shooting suspect Scott Dekraai has some wondering whether he will get off scot-free.

Court records indicate that Dekraai has suffered from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder since 2007. Medical documentation also suggests that contact with his ex-wife is incredibly stressful and unhealthy.

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