IN RE: Z. W. Y.

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Court of Appeals of Oregon.

IN RE: Z. W. Y., a Person Alleged to have a Mental Illness. STATE OF OREGON, Respondent, v. Z. W. Y., Appellant.


Decided: February 14, 2018

Before DeHoog, Presiding Judge, and Egan, Chief Judge, and Aoyagi, Judge. Joseph R. DeBin and Multnomah Defenders, Inc., filed the brief for appellant. Ellen F. Rosenblum, Attorney General, Benjamin Gutman, Solicitor General, and Inge D. Wells, Assistant Attorney General, filed the brief for respondent.


Appellant appeals a judgment committing him to the custody of the Mental Health Division for a period not to exceed 180 days. See ORS 426.130. In his second assignment of error, appellant contends that the trial court plainly erred when it failed to advise him of the possible results of the proceeding as required by ORS 426.100(1). Specifically, he asserts that the trial court plainly erred when it did not advise him of the possibility of voluntary treatment or con-ditional release. The state, for its part, concedes that, under our recent decisions in State v. M. M., 288 Or App 111, 405 P3d 192 (2017), and State v. M. S. R., 288 Or App 156, 403 P3d 809 (2017), the trial court's failure to advise appellant of all of the possible results of the proceeding under ORS 426.100(1) is plain error and requires reversal. We agree and, for the reasons set forth in M. M. and M. S. R., exer-cise our discretion to correct the error. Our disposition of appellant's second assignment of error obviates the need to address his remaining assignment of error.