Sterilized Without Knowing: How Family Planning Programs Went Wrong in 1970s LA In the 1970s, Consuelo Hermosilo and nine other Latina women took L.A County Hospital to court for allegedly sterilizing them without proper consent.
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Sterilized Without Knowing: How Family Planning Programs Went Wrong in 1970s LA

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Sterilized Without Knowing: How Family Planning Programs Went Wrong in 1970s LA

Sterilized Without Knowing: How Family Planning Programs Went Wrong in 1970s LA

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In the 1970s, Consuelo Hermosilo and nine other Latina women took L.A County Hospital to court for allegedly sterilizing them without proper consent.