Supreme Court Mistakes: Buck v. Bell

In April, Pepperdine University Law School hosted a symposium exploring the worst United States Supreme Court mistakes.
Among the cases… read more

In April, Pepperdine University Law School hosted a symposium exploring the worst United States Supreme Court mistakes.

Among the cases discussed was Buck v. Bell. The 1927 decision upheld a statue of compulsory sterilization of the unfit, including the mentally retarded.

“Supreme Mistakes: Exploring the Most Maligned Decisions in Supreme Court History” was a Pepperdine Law Review Symposium. close

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Supreme Court Mistakes: Buck v. Bell

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May 28, 2011
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May 29, 2011

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  • May 28, 2011 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2011 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2011 | 1:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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