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Protecting the Rights of Everyone; Keeping Separate Firearms and Mental Health Reform


By: Paul Gionfriddo, Theresa Nguyen, Nathaniel Counts and Kelly Davis

Advocates have been awaiting – and many dreading – a proposed rule from the Social Security Administration (SSA) relating to firearms ownership among people with certain disabilities.

The rule was proposed today.

Mental Health America understands and acknowledges the challenge that SSA faces in implementing…