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Narconon gets state mental health exemption

Title: Narconon gets state mental health exemption
Date: Saturday, 15 August 1992
Publisher: The Oklahoman
Authors: Michael McNutt, Enid Bureau
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A controversial drug and alcohol abuse center in north-central Oklahoma achieved a big victory Friday in its two-year battle for state approval. Less than a year after calling Narconon Chilocco New Life Center's treatment program unsafe and experimental, the Oklahoma Board of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services voted unanimously Friday to exempt the facility from a state requirement to be certified. The decision came after Narconon showed it had gained approval from a private organization, the Commission for Accreditation of ... [Read the rest at]