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Chemical Castration

Macedonia Approves Castration Bill For Pedophiles

AP | KONSTANTIN TESTORIDES | Posted 02.06.2014 | World

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's parliament has adopted a bill imposing chemical castration on repeat offenders convicted of sexually abusing ch...

Actor Ed Stoppard On Codebreaker -- A Film Bio of Alan Turing

Sean Martinfield | Posted 09.16.2013 | Entertainment
Sean Martinfield

Codebreaker, a 2011 docudrama originally broadcast in the UK as Britain's Greatest Codebreaker, was a mind-bending entry in the recent Frameline37 film festival at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco.

Bold Plan To Finance Chemical Castration

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.13.2013 | World

The Russian government has balked at the cost of a controversial program to deter pedophiles, so a trio of volunteers is stepping up. Veniamin Rodn...

Christian Doctor Prescribes Teen With Castration Drug As A 'Gay Cure'

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.05.2012 | Gay Voices

An Australian doctor and member of a conservative Christian sect has been banned from practicing medicine after he prescribed a teenager a chemical ca...

Cara Santa Maria

Alan Turing: His Mind, His Life (Part II) | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 07.12.2012 | Science

2012-07-09-Screenshot20120709at1.36.03PM.jpgRemembering the mathematician and logician Alan Turing on the 100th anniversary of his birth.

Sex Offender To Be Chemically Castrated

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.24.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea plans to chemically castrate a sex offender convicted of repeated crimes against children, the country's first use o...

Chemical Castration Legalized

AP | CORNELIU RUSNAC | Posted 05.06.2012 | World

CHISINAU, Moldova -- Foreigners convicted of sexually abusing children in Moldova will be mandatorily castrated, according to new legislation introduc...

Turkey Considers Chemical Castration For Rapists

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey's ruling party has proposed legalizing chemical castration as punishment for repeat rapists or pedophiles in a wide-rang...

Trial Of Francis Evrard, French Pedophile, Fuels Castration Debate

Reuters | Pascal Rossignol | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DOUAI, France (Reuters) - A Frenchman with multiple pedophilia convictions went on trial on Monday over the kidnap and rape of a 5-year-old boy, a cas...

Poland and Polanski: Chemical Castration in the News

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shirin Sadeghi

Changing people's attitudes about the rich and famous, or their ingrained gender biases, is a slow process, but that's where laws come in handy: some problems do have solutions.

Louisiana Gov. Jindal Authorizes Chemical Castration Of Sex Offenders

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rising Republican star Bobby Jindal signed legislation allowing judges to force convicted rapists to undergo chemical castration, the Louisiana Advoca...