In his trial for the killings, Wolcott was declared not guilty by reason of insanity after being diagnosed with a mental illness.
If the experience of past defectors—alcoholism, suicide attempts, mental illness—is any guide, it looks grim.
Before CPAC tapped him for its keynote address, the Fox host's history was riddled with drugs and mental illness.
mental illness n.
Any of various disorders characterized chiefly by abnormal behavior or an inability to function socially, including diseases of the mind and personality and certain diseases of the brain. Also called mental disease, mental disorder.