State v. S.A.N.

Summarized by:

  • Court: Oregon Court of Appeals
  • Area(s) of Law: Civil Commitment
  • Date Filed: 07-08-2015
  • Case #: A158479
  • Judge(s)/Court Below: Armstrong, P.J.; Nakamoto, J.; & Egan, J. Per Curiam
  • Full Text Opinion

Under ORS 426.005(1)(e), where the State failed to prove by clear and convincing evidence that a person is dangerous to others due to a mental disorder, a judgment of involuntary commitment must be reversed.

Appellant sought reversal of a judgment for involuntary commitment pursuant to ORS 426.005(1)(e) because the State failed to produce clear and convincing evidence that appellant was dangerous to others due to a mental disorder. The State conceded, and the Court order reversal of the judgment of commitment. Reversed.

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