Author discusses 'Plea of Insanity'04/18/09 Mary Glenney
From A Woman's Point of View
Jilliane Hoffman, author of Plea of Insanity, talked about her change of career from Assistant State's Attorney to full-time writer. Previously, she was the legal adviser for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. She talked about her latest book and the true story that led to the book, particularly dealing with schizophrenia. Too often, she says, the only times we deal with this disease is in the aftermath of a tragedy - namely a horrendous crime.