Ray Alert #4: Ask Governor to Give Ray Sandford Reprieve From Forced Electroshock

Info 24 Nov: The next forced outpatient electroshock of Ray Sandford is scheduled for this Wednesday morning, 26 November 2008, the day before the USA holiday of Thanksgiving. Join an international campaign *NOW* to phone Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty today and tomorrow, before the shock: Ray Sandford is regularly given involuntary outpatient electroshock in Minnesota.…

Ray Alert #3: Where Does Governor Pawlenty Stand on Involuntary Outpatient Electroshock in Minnesota?

Info 16 Nov: Media ought to ask, “What is Governor Pawlenty’s position on Involuntary Outpatient Electroshock (IOE)?” Ray gets a reprieve. [Update: Now read comments from people to the Governor.] Ray Sandford is regularly given involuntary outpatient electroshock in Minnesota. Updates 18 November 2008 Click here to read some of the many comments to the…

Ray Alert #4: Ask Governor to Give Ray Sandford Reprieve From Forced Electroshock

Info 24 Nov: The next forced outpatient electroshock of Ray Sandford is scheduled for this Wednesday morning, 26 November 2008, the day before the USA holiday of Thanksgiving. Join an international campaign *NOW* to phone Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty today and tomorrow, before the shock: Ray Sandford is regularly given involuntary outpatient electroshock in Minnesota.…

Ray Alert #5: Ray’s Next Forced Shock is Scheduled for International Human Rights Day, 10 December

Info The next scheduled involuntary outpatient electroshock of Ray Sandford of Minnesota is this coming Wednesday morning, 10 December 2008. By a horrible coincidence this is also International Human Rights Day. The United Nations is leading a global celebration of the 60th anniversary of the signing of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Do…

Ray Alert #6: Ray Was Forcibly Electroshocked Again Today on International Human Rights Day, 10 December

Info Ray Sandford received another involuntary outpatient electroshock this morning, 10 December 2008. By a horrible coincidence today is also International Human Rights Day. The United Nations is leading a global celebration today of the 60th anniversary of the signing of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Ray Sandford is regularly given involuntary outpatient…

Ray Alert #7: National Public Radio Covers Forced Electroshock of Ray Sandford

Info NPR’s show “Day to Day” examines about the involuntary electroshock of Minnesota resident Ray Sandford, and MindFreedom’s campaign for his human rights. Ray Sandford is regularly given involuntary outpatient electroshock in Minnesota. National Public Radio on Involuntary Electroshock You may listen to the 15 December 2008 nearly nine-minute NPR show online for free, click…

Ray Alert #8.1: What Would Jesus Do About Forced Electroshock?

Info Here is an open letter from MindFreedom International to the Lutheran Church [ELCA] about the involuntary outpatient electroshock of one of their agency’s clients, Ray Sandford. Ray has received another forced electroshock, this time on the morning of Christmas Eve, 24 December 2008. Ray Sandford is regularly given involuntary outpatient electroshock in Minnesota.  [corrected…

Ray Alert #9: What Would Jesus Do About Forced Electroshock?

Info Update: Here is an open letter from MindFreedom International to the Lutheran Church [ELCA] about the involuntary outpatient electroshock of one of their agency’s clients, Ray Sandford. Ray has received another forced electroshock. Ray Sandford is regularly given involuntary outpatient electroshock in Minnesota. Hear Ray Sandford and MindFreedom director David W. Oaks on National…

Ray Alert #10: Another forced electroshock for Ray Sandford.

Info Decision: Is it time to protest the mental health system, or not? Ray Sandford of Minnesota received another involuntary, outpatient, maintenance electroshock today. Ray Sandford is regularly given involuntary outpatient electroshock in Minnesota. Hear Ray Sandford and MindFreedom director David W. Oaks on National Public Radio here:http://www.mindfreedom.org/shield/ray/alert-7-sandford New to the Ray Campaign? Read updated…

Ray Alert #12: Today’s forced outpatient electroshock for Ray Sandford postponed at the last minute!

Info “A miracle,” says Ray. This morning, 28 January 2009, Ray Sandford was scheduled to receive another involuntary, outpatient, maintenance electroshock in Minnesota. Ray just called with good news. Citing physical health problems, medical staff told Ray today’s electroshock was canceled. After a check-up next week, his forced shock may be re-scheduled. In the meantime:…