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26313
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North Carolina state laws recognize three types of sterilization including eugenic, therapeutic, and voluntary sterilization. While the old common law crime of mayheim still exists, voluntary sterilization is not against public policy.
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Health Law Bulletin (NoCar KFN 7754 A1 H42x), Vol. Issue 19, Sept 1970, p1-4, f
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15637
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Nationwide, bankers, ministers, journalists, and politicians rallied behind a second wave of forced sterilization after World War II. Begos examines the beginning of this movement in a three-part article on the reasoning behind the movement, the people affected, public relations and campaigns, and the issue of race.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 28 Issue 20, May 2011, p17-22, f Periodical Website
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17930
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Although there was little public welfare legislation to discuss in the 1957 North Carolina General Assembly, bills relating to eugenics and sterilization were a hot topic.
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15634
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In the 1960s and 1970s, thousands of minorities were sterilized. In this era, a new interest in the sterilization of certain groups was renewed not only in the South but also in places like California. In many cases, the sterilization was not voluntary.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 28 Issue 22, June 2011, p7, 9, 11, f Periodical Website
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