Sterilisation of Mentally Handicapped Girl Authorised
BMJ (British Medical Journal). 1987 May 9; 294(6581): 1219.
Dyer predicts that a decision by the House of Lords authorizing the contraceptive sterilization of a severely retarded 17-year-old girl called Jeannette may bring to court many similar cases that previously would have been quietly decided by parents and physicians. The law lords rejected the Canadian Supreme Court's conclusion in a recent case,
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Dyer, Clare (1987-03-28)Dyer reports on a case that has provoked widespread media comment in Great Britain. In