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Faking It in Jail

I remember walking into one of my jails and seeing a patient on the floor of his cell twitching and shaking. “Don’t worry about him,” said the sergeant on duty. “He’s faking it.” Boy, that spun me up! Nothing will make me angrier than hearing “he’s faking” or its close cousin, “he’s malingering.” I hate… Read More »