Done, according to the doctors in charge, as a way to reduce the cost of welfare to taxpayers. Shameful.
courtesy of Miroslava Chavez-Garcia and from The Modesto Bee:
Female inmates sterilized in California prisons without approval
Published: July 7, 2013 Updated 8 hours ago
By Corey G. Johnson — The Center for Investigative Reporting
Doctors under contract with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation sterilized nearly 150 female inmates from 2006 to 2010 without required state approvals, the Center for Investigative Reporting has found. Read more: