forced sterilization

Seal of the Governor and photo of Gavin Newsom courtesy of the Office of the Governor of the State of California.

Continuing the state’s leadership to redress historical injustices, Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the launch of California’s new program to compensate survivors of state-sponsored sterilization, created as part of the 2021-22 state budget package. Beginning Jan. 1, 2022, survivors of state-sponsored sterilization can apply for compensation through California’s Forced or …continue reading