By Raquel Reichard | 02/04/2016 - 17:01
Forty years ago, 10 Mexican-American women filed a historic lawsuit after they were sterilized, many without their informed consent, at a Los Angeles hospital. The case, Madrigal v.
By Raquel Reichard | 11/12/2015 - 11:57
Peru is finally taking serious measures against the forced
By Dorkys Ramos | 02/05/2009 - 14:45
A HIV-infected woman has filed an international case against Chile and petitioned the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights after being sterilized against her will. The 27-year-old Chilena—identified only as F.S.—said doctors at the state hospital where she gave birth carried out the procedure without her consent after learning that she was HIV positive.