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Title: Eugenics and Leilani Muir
Authors: Bowal, Peter
Pecson, Kelsey
Keywords: MUIR, Leilani;STERILIZATION (Birth control)
Issue Date: May-2011
Publisher: Legal Resource Centre of Alberta Ltd. (LRC)
Citation: Bowal, P. & Pecson, K. (2011). Eugenics and Leilani Muir. Lawnow, 35(5), 49-52.
Abstract: The article discusses the case of Leilani Muir where she underwent sexual sterilization due to the allege mental condition in Alberta. It cites that Alberta and British Columbia enforce state-imposed sexual sterilization to mentally disabled persons to avoid mentally offsprings. However, it explains that Muir receives compensation after she filed a case against the people involved and her mother and other sterilization victims.
Description: Article deposited after permission was granted by LRC, June 11, 2013.
ISSN: 0841-2626
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