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The L.A. Lakers' Ron Artest brought his advocacy for mental-health awareness to the nation's capital yesterday, discussing the issue with members of Congress, according to CNN. Artest, appearing in a panel on behalf of Rep. Grace Napolitano, spoke on behalf of the Mental Health in Schools Act (whic...