Rare Eating Disorder as Legal Defense?

Attorneys Areva Martin and Raymond Allen discuss the legal complications of the case against Tyler, a 20-year-old man with Prader Willi syndrome who broke into a neighbor’s home to steal food. Tyler’s family argues he shouldn’t be charged with a crime due to his disorder, which causes uncontrollable hunger.

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