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Forced Sterilization Isn't Just in Past

Despite state laws against sterilization, the practice is still happening at an alarming rate in the California prison system, according to a Miami Herald columnist. Leonard Pitts Jr. applauds the Center for Investigative Reporting for uncovering the story.

Originally founded in December 2006 as an independent grassroots publication dedicated to coverage of health issues in Florida, Health News Florida was acquired by WUSF Public Media in September 2012.