Summary Judgment for Mental Health Facility in Claim Involving Suicide by a Juvenile

In a case handled by James R. Kahn and Paul F. Weisbein involving a teenager who had committed suicide at a juvenile mental health facility, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania granted the facility summary judgment on civil immunity grounds. This decision was then affirmed by the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. <em>Cohen v. Kids Peace National Centers, Inc.</em>