Ahmad Hassan who is stated to be mentally retarded
and cousin of Abou Saria started stabbing the latter with knife and slit his throat.
Ex-post: Kangasalan the municipality for the mentally retarded
Winsor said that state law has determined ''they are not mentally retarded
if they don't have an IQ score of 70 or below.
MOS said that government is committed to improve the services for mental health at all hospitals to ensure the provision of better medical care to mentally retarded
The test results came two years after the Supreme Court ruled the execution of mentally retarded
convicts was a breach of the Constitution's Eighth Amendment ban on excessive punishment in (http://www.
Ed Shettle, an assistant district attorney in Jefferson County, where Wilson was prosecuted, said the convicted murderer was not determined to be mentally retarded
during his two trials for the crime.
Previous reports have revealed that many institutions for mentally retarded
patients have problem with endemic amebiasis and giardiasis [26,27,34].
International human rights groups have also complained that the Islamic Republic has executed the mentally retarded
, although Borujerdi asserted that all countries separate the mentally retarded
from other criminals.
We ask the international community and the countries claiming to be the defender of human rights to prevent the execution of Teresa Lewis in the State of Virginia as she is mentally retarded
and is incapable of distinguishing good from bad," Head of the parliament's Human Rights Committee Zohreh Elahian told FNA on Monday.
The facility is still in the process of being converted from a mentally retarded
persons home to a shelter for young unwed mothers who need help.
Not only would this policy cheapen the value of innocent, helpless human life, it "is especially significant because it will provide the model for how the country treats other cases in which patients are unable to say whether they want to live or die, such as those involving the mentally retarded
or elderly people who have become demented.
Students classified as having a specific learning disability are not mentally retarded