Video: ‘What Are We Going to Do About Tyler?’

Tyler Haire was 16 years old with a long history of mental health issues when he was arrested for stabbing his father’s girlfriend with a 10-inch butcher knife. He waited four years in jail to get a mental evaluation to see if he was even fit to stand trial. There are scores of other inmates — charged but not convicted — stuck in Mississippi's county jails every year, their cases delayed for months and years because the state’s single forensic unit is unable to give them a timely mental evaluation. Read the story.


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