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Articles by Eike Blohm, MD

Experimenting on Prisoners: New California Lawsuits Reveal Old Abuses

by Eike Blohm, MD

The City of Philadelphia formally apologized on October 6, 2022, for medical experiments conducted on some 300 men — mostly Black, many of them pretrial detainees — incarcerated at the now-shuttered Holmesburg Prison over 50 years ago.

Interest revived in the ancient torture at the notorious ...