Judge Orders Yates To State Mental Hospital

Andrea Yates is off to a maximum-security state mental hospital

This morning, a judge ordered Yates' transfer from the Harris County Jail to the state hospital in Vernon.

Yates was acquitted of capital murder yesterday by reason of insanity for drowning her children in 2001.

Posted By 6pm News Producer Kelly Hefelfinger khefelfinger@kltv.com