The Vermont Cynic

How to protect those who need it most

How to protect those who need it most

Emily Johnston

February 15, 2019

The news of a woman in a vegetative state giving birth in Phoenix shocked America and revealed the flaws in the system of protecting disabled people. The woman, who lived at Hacienda Healthcare in Arizona, had been in a vegetative state for over a decade, rendering her unable to consent to sex. More...

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