Long-term contraceptives in the criminal justice system

TitleLong-term contraceptives in the criminal justice system
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsDresser, R
JournalHastings Center Report
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number9502217609
KeywordsABUSIVE , CONTRACEPTION , Government , PROBATION , Punishment , SOCIAL , United
AbstractAnalyzes whether the use of long-term contraceptives as a condition of probation for women convicted of harming their children can be justified on moral and policy grounds. Contraception as justified punishment; Coercion and disproportionate impacts; A proposal for contraceptive sentencing.
NotesDresser, Rebecca; Source Info: Jan/Feb95, Vol. 25 Issue 1, pS15; Subject Term: ABUSIVE mothers; Subject Term: GOVERNMENT policy; Subject Term: CONTRACEPTION; Subject Term: PUNISHMENT; Subject Term: PROBATION; Subject Term: SOCIAL aspects; Subject Term: UNITED States; NAICS/Industry Codes: 922150 Parole Offices and Probation Offices; Number of Pages: 4p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 2846
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