[Gossip] Judge Orders Long-Term Psychiatic Hold For Amanda Bynes
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 08.30.2013
She could be held for up to a year...
Amanda Bynes is looking at up to a year in a mental health facility. TMZ reports that the judge in Bynes' ongoing case regarding her psychiatric hold at a Los Angeles facility has granted a request by doctors to put her on a long-term hold. The hold's control was them transferred to Bynes' mother, who is acting as temporary conservator for the actress.
The site notes that according to sources, it is unlikely she'll be held for the full year. Instead, the plan is to keep her in a facility for 60 days in order to stabilize her, after which she'll be transferred to her mother's home. Bynes is headed to UCLA Medical Center for the long-term hold.