A woman with Down's Syndrome wasn't force sterilised - RightsInfo
Disability
2013
UK

A woman with Down’s Syndrome wasn’t force sterilised

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A local authority wanted a court to let doctors sterilise a woman with Down’s Syndrome. The court focused on her best interests and said the decision had to be the 'least restrictive' of a person’s rights and freedom of action. It wouldn't allow the sterilisation.

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