Current Events - CurrentEvents#4 . inordertoavoidjai

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Current Events #4 This article discusses the option given to women to undergo a sterilization procedure in  certain cases as part of a plea deal. The Nashville district attorney has banned the staff  from using this method as a way to give women the incentive to have this surgery done  in order to avoid jail time. It states in the article that “the history of sterilization in this  country is that it is applied to the most despised people – criminals and the people we’re most afraid of, the mentally ill…” Although this option is said to be banned, in a recent  case of a Tennessean women named Jasmin Randers, which had been under  supervision for mental illness for years until she fled the state, has been found not guilty by reason of insanity for neglecting to care for her five-day-old baby that mysteriously  died. Some believe that women are being forced into the decision to undergo 
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