WHITE COLLAR: The Dalkon Shield

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With the permission from the team over at Swindled, we are covering one of their best True Crime stories. It’s a story of lies….cover-ups…and murder. But murder that was done out in the open while a company actually profited from women’s deaths. In today’s episode, we are discussing the Dalkon Shield, an IUD that killed at least twenty women, hurt hundreds of thousands, and is still being used overseas today.

Huge thanks to Swindled Podcast for their research into this episode. Check out their episode “The Contraceptive” wherever you get your podcasts, or on their website SwindledPodcast.com. Follow them on Twitter @swindledpodcast and Instagram @swindledpodcast.

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The Case

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Dalkon Shield Ad Pamphlet

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Who is the Dalkon Shield for?

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Women protesting Dalkon Shield and A.H. Robins

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