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News Roundtable | Mental Illness And The Legal System | An Oregon Tech Story


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  • Alex Bassos describes some of the challenges lawyers face when defending clients who are struggling with mental health issues. Bassos is the director of training and outreach at Metropolitan Public Defender Services.
  • After years of juggling school, teaching, an internship, and a whirlwind family life, Autumn Engh is set to graduate from the Oregon Institute of Technology and begin her work as an electrical engineer for the Bonneville Power Administration. Engh, 38, served in the United States Navy as one of the first female nuclear mechanics, an experience she credits with helping define her professional path.

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