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Saturday, January 25, 2014

Parents of slain mentally ill man seek stricter law for treatment

Doug and Nancy Reuter, parents of Joel Reuter, came to Olympia from Texas to campaign for stronger legislation for the involuntary treatment of people with mental illness. Their son Joel, 28, was fatally shot by police last summer on Capitol Hill.