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We must confront our inability or unwillingness to more aggressively treat people who are severely mentally ill
Sacramento Bee

Elliot Rodger was receiving treatment for mental illness, according to what is known now about the 22-year-old man who massacred six students in Isla Vista and apparently killed himself on Friday.

Clearly, whatever care he received was not sufficient.

 It’s a story that is all too common. Untreated and undertreated mental illness has led to far too many deaths.