NC panel: Sterilization victims should get $50K
Published 01/10/2012, Associated Press
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- As many as 2,000 people forcibly sterilized decades ago in North Carolina should get $50,000 each, a task force said today, marking the first time a state has moved to compensate victims of eugenics programs that weeded out the "feeble-minded" and others deemed undesirable.Word count: 763
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