BARTLEY V KREMENS

n. a 1976 lawsuit which ended in a decision by the Pennsylvania court (1977) to provide legal counsel and to protect the consitutional rights of minors committed to mental institutions by their parents.

BARTLEY V KREMENS: "The Bartley v. Kremens case sought to challenge the constitutionality of voluntarily admitting and mentally committing children aged 18 years and younger."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BARTLEY V KREMENS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bartley-v-kremens/ (accessed October 16, 2019).
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