Patients from a ward at Atascadero State Hospital take a smoke break in the ward courtyard.
Patients from a ward at Atascadero State Hospital take a smoke break in the ward courtyard. David Middlecamp The Tribune
Patients from a ward at Atascadero State Hospital take a smoke break in the ward courtyard. David Middlecamp The Tribune

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