Case: Relf v. Weinberger

73-cv-01557 | U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Filed Date: July 17, 1973

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Case Summary

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Filed by the Southern Poverty Law Center on July 17, 1973, this case was about the widespread forced sterilization of Black women in the South through federally funded programs.

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Class Action Complaint

July 31, 1973

July 31, 1973




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Docket sheet not available via the Clearinghouse.

Case Details

State / Territory: District of Columbia

Case Type(s):

Reproductive Issues

Key Dates

Filing Date: July 17, 1973

Case Ongoing: No