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of people with mental illness, learning disabilities, dementia and related conditions.

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16 Oct, 2019

Commission publishes new local visit reports - 16 October 2019

16 Oct, 2019

Appointment of medical director at the Mental Welfare Commission

11 Oct, 2019

Commission calls for action on human rights failings in Scotland’s prisons and in police custody

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