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mahatmakanejeeves Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-01-04 08:53 PM
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10. insanity
Insanity is a legal concept, not a medical one.

A psychiatrist could diagnose you as suffering from some sort of disorder. It takes a jury ( or a judge in the case of a non-jury trial) to find you not guilty by reason of insanity, or a judge to determine you too mentally impaired to stand trial in the first place.
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  -Any psychologists in the house? Need help determining if I'm insane! Lovecrafty  Sep-01-04 08:23 PM   #0 
  - It sounds like a form of  shraby   Sep-01-04 08:26 PM   #1 
  - Thanks! I kinda thought that might me what it is...  Lovecrafty   Sep-01-04 08:32 PM   #3 
  - that's it! n/t  Paradise   Sep-01-04 08:51 PM   #9 
  - I agree OCD  childslibrarian   Sep-01-04 08:29 PM   #2 
  - Well I'm not depressed...at least I don't think!  Lovecrafty   Sep-01-04 08:33 PM   #4 
  - Potentially  salvorhardin   Sep-01-04 08:38 PM   #5 
  - psychologist, dr. pat here!  mexicoxpat   Sep-01-04 08:38 PM   #6 
  - Thanks doc!! At least I know I'm not FREAKING NUTS!!  Lovecrafty   Sep-01-04 08:43 PM   #7 
     - On the other hand, if it bothers you  shraby   Sep-01-04 08:49 PM   #8 
     - one more thing..  mexicoxpat   Sep-01-04 08:54 PM   #11 
        - Gotcha! No meds.  Lovecrafty   Sep-01-04 09:06 PM   #13 
        - I didn't think  Pithlet   Sep-01-04 09:12 PM   #14 
  - insanity  mahatmakanejeeves   Sep-01-04 08:53 PM   #10 
  - I noticed something odd  sangh0   Sep-01-04 09:01 PM   #12 
  - Congratulations. You are obsessive/compulsive  TrogL   Sep-01-04 09:39 PM   #15 
     - sounds like you should talk to someone about this  tigereye   Sep-01-04 11:19 PM   #16 
 

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