Yoder Trial NPR's Cheryl Corley reports on Rodney Yoder, who is indefinitely committed to a maximum security mental health facility in Chester, Il.. He's finished serving a criminal sentence and is seeking release. While he's questioning the concept of mental illness, others say his case highlights the controversial practice of holding people against their will by determining they pose a danger.
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NPR's Cheryl Corley reports on Rodney Yoder, who is indefinitely committed to a maximum security mental health facility in Chester, Il.. He's finished serving a criminal sentence and is seeking release. While he's questioning the concept of mental illness, others say his case highlights the controversial practice of holding people against their will by determining they pose a danger.