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A Complicated Legal Battle Over Sumner Redstone’s Mental Acuity

May 26, 2016

New York Times | May. 25, 2016

While legal definitions may vary by state and subject, psychiatrists look, in essence, for evidence that a person understands the relevant facts and appreciates the impact of his or her decisions, said Dr. Kenneth I. Shulman, a professor of psychiatry and an expert on dementia at the University of Toronto. Read more.