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Disability Eugenics Forced Sterilization Japan

Hokkaido couple sue over forced sterilization, coerced abortion

“Two more lawsuits were filed against the central government on June 28 over forced sterilization, including one by a couple who say the wife was also coerced into having an abortion.”

Disability Eugenics Forced Sterilization Japan

3 more sue gov’t over forced sterilizations, abortion under former eugenics law

“These cases are the second en masse lawsuits surrounding the old eugenics law following those filed in the Sendai District Court on May 17, and the Kumamoto case is the first to be filed in western Japan. This is also the first time a case has been brought before a court in which a plaintiff was subject to both a forced abortion and a forced sterilization surgery. The new suit brings the number of people nationwide who have filed compensation lawsuits against the central government over the law to seven.”

Disability Eugenics Japan Sagamihara

Oita Prefecture disabled people “think about the weight of a life” as the 2nd Anniversary of Sagamihara massacre nears

“A group organized by disabled people and supporters “The party to create Oita Prefecture where everyone can live in peace” will hold a symposium “Think about the weight of life” from 2 pm on October 30 2018 at the Compa Hall in Oita city. It is free and open to all to participate.”

Disability Japan Welfare

Shinagawa Ward, Tokyo to increase ‘consultation windows’ for the elderly and people with disabilities

“Tokyo’s Shinagawa Ward will expand the number of ‘consultation windows’ for persons with disabilities and disability welfare services. There are three consultation centers for people with disabilities in the present district, but it will be made possible for 20 elderly care assistance centers to respond to 20 elderly people. To prepare for rapid aging, prepare an environment where people with disabilities can consult at familiar places.”

Disability Japan

2012 Report by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Possibility of 6.5% of the children developing Aspergers or ADHD

“According to a survey conducted by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in 2012, there is a possibility of about 6.5% of the children of regular elementary and middle school developing . “Autistic Spectrum Syndrome” or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)”