North Carolina Eugenics Board

Local
10:19 am
Wed June 6, 2012

NC Senate Could Approve Bill To Compensate Eugenics Victims

North Carolina is one step closer to becoming the first state to compensate victims of its official forced-sterilization program.  The House approved the legislation yesterday.

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Local
11:44 am
Tue February 7, 2012

Tillis Builds Support for Eugenics Legislation

Now that the state eugenics task force has made its final recommendations to compensate living victims with $50,000, WHQR’s Sara Wood reports state House Speaker Thom Tillis is preparing a bill to introduce to the General Assembly this spring.

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Local
3:44 pm
Tue January 10, 2012

NC Eugenics Task Force Makes Final Recommendations

Tuesday in Raleigh, Governor Perdue’s five-person task force announced its final recommendations for victims of the state’s sterilization program, which ran from 1929 to 1974.

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