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Elyn Saks

Law professor Elyn Saks poses for a photo at the University of Southern California Gould School in Los Angeles. Saks, who suffers from schizophrenia, wrote a memoir, "The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness," and was a recipient of a MacArthur Foundation "genius grant," for her contributions to mental health law.Damian Dovarganes, Associated Press