Undercover cop tricks autistic teen into buying pot

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  1. CaptainPedge

    You are wrong. You are SO wrong it hurts. I pity your clients if this is the attitude you genuinely hold. PTSD is NOT the exclusive purview of combat veterans or rape survivors. Anyone who suffers a traumatic shock to their system or way of life can end up suffering.
    When you look at this kid's experience it's entirely reasonable to consider it as a possibility. His entire world was shattered. He was arrested and held for 2 days, his only friend deceived him, he's been kicked out of school, one of the major parts of his routine, went to court and faced a trial, all based on a lie. That would be traumatic to anyone, let alone someone who is on the autistic spectrum.

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