THE POOR-LAW AND CONSULTANTS

1913 The Lancet  
1828 a specially appointed justice of the peace to override the Commissioners and medical superintendents of asylums by ordering the discharge of a patient. There are many members of the medical profession who are also qualified lawyers. We can imagine no better substitute for the specially appointed justices than such gentlemen. We are, Sir, yours faithfully,
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