Sterilization http://wunc.org en Why Some Sterilization Victims Will Not Receive Compensation http://wunc.org/post/why-some-sterilization-victims-will-not-receive-compensation <p>Monday marked the last day to apply for victims of state-sanctioned sterilization in North Carolina to apply for compensation. In case this is news to you here are the basic details:</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:18:50 +0000 Eric Mennel 38195 at http://wunc.org Why Some Sterilization Victims Will Not Receive Compensation Determining Who's Eligible For Eugenics Compensation http://wunc.org/post/determining-whos-eligible-eugenics-compensation <p>The public comment period on the procedure to determine who's eligible for the state's sterilization compensation program ends today.<br /><br />State lawmakers included a measure in this year's budget that sets aside ten million dollars to compensate victims of the state's eugenics program, which ended in the 1970s.</p><p>Surviving victims must submit claims for compensation on or before June 30th of 2014. So far, the state has verified more than 175 survivors.</p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Jessica Jones 24318 at http://wunc.org Determining Who's Eligible For Eugenics Compensation House Committee Passes Eugenics Compensation Bill http://wunc.org/post/house-committee-passes-eugenics-compensation-bill <p>The House Judiciary Committee has passed a eugenics compensation bill that would pay money to victims and the families.<br><br><strong>Rep. Larry Womble: </strong>I'm beginning to see some light at the end of this long journey.<br> Wed, 23 May 2012 10:05:00 +0000 Gurnal Scott 2451 at http://wunc.org