Case

Client Housed At Napa State Hospital

After being found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity 17 years prior.  State must renew the petition to extend clients' mandatory commitments to a hospital every two years, demonstrating that they currently present a danger to society.  Jury found, after hearing evidence that client had not behaved in a dangerous way throughout his commitment, that it was not true that he remained a danger, allowing him to return home to his family.