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Extend the deadline for eugenics victims

Posted By Rob Schofield On June 30, 2014 @ 2:27 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

Eugenics [1]As Chris Fitzsimon made clear in this morning’s “Monday Numbers,” [2] there is simply no good reason for the state of North Carolina to shut off applications for compensation to surviving eugenics victims. Having made people wait decades, what is the point of limiting the possibility for recovery for people — especially since so many of those injured are likely to lack easy access to legal assistance they need?

The North Carolina NAACP issued a statement early this afternoon making just such an argument. Click here to view it [3].


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[1] Image: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Eugenics.jpg

[2] made clear in this morning’s “Monday Numbers,”: http://www.ncpolicywatch.com/2014/06/30/monday-numbers-210/

[3] Click here to view it: http://origin.library.constantcontact.com/download/get/file/1101933772499-1091/6.30.14+Letter+on+eugenics+deadline__final.pdf

[4] As June 30 deadline looms, number of compensation claims by Eugenics victims grows : http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2014/06/12/as-june-30-deadline-looms-number-of-compensation-claims-by-eugenics-victims-grows/

[5] Environmental advocates react to Senate coal ash plan : http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2014/06/17/environmental-advocates-react-to-senate-coal-ash-plan/

[6] NAACP responds to judge’s decision on Legislative Building rules : http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2014/06/14/naacp-responds-to-judges-ruling-on-legislative-building-rules/

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