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Mar 13, 2012 3:59 pm


Film on Compulsory Eugenics from the 1930s (Oliver Wendell Holmes reference)



The judge ordering the sterilization paraphrases Oliver Wendell Holmes' infamous line from the majority opinion in Buck v. Bell: "Three generations of imbeciles are enough."




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