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Flowers left for Oliver Holmes
http://www.dnalc.org/view/10255-Buck-vs-Bell-Supreme-Court-Decision.htmlThis is the complete text of the Supreme Court opinion that upheld the legality of eugenic sterilization. The Virginia Colony for Epileptics and Feeble Minded sought to sterilize Carrie Buck, who mother and daughter were also deemed to be feebleminded. The opinion includes Justice Holmes infamous addage, "Three generations of imbeciles are enough."
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 11, 2012

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