Bruce J. Winick

Bruce J. Winick, cofounder of the ``therapeutic jurisprudence'' model of civil commitment, and a professor of two disciplines at the University of Miami -- law, and psychiatry and behavioral science -- died Thursday of cancer at Jackson Memorial Hospital. Born Sept. 1, 1944, in New York, he would have turned 66 next Wednesday.

Published in the Miami Herald on Aug. 28, 2010