TITLE

Birth Control in Massachusetts

AUTHOR(S)
Belisle, Eugene L.
PUB. DATE
December 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;12/8/41, Vol. 105 Issue 23, p759
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on birth control in Massachusetts. Opinion on an amendment to the state's 1879 birth-control statute; Information on a Catholic political action against medical and parental freedom regarding birth control in Massachusetts; Opposition of medical freedom and parental choice regarding birth control by Roman Catholic hierarchy; Fight against the power of authoritarianism and dogma; Conviction of a physician found guilty of providing contraceptive care to a married woman in Massachusetts; Information on a survey conducted to gauge people's view on birth control and medical freedom; Petition for an amendment to the existing birth control statues of the state.
ACCESSION #
14692193

 

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