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New Sen. Persaud-Backed Bill Prohibits Non-Consensual Pelvic Exams on Women in NY

According to a recent survey of medical students commissioned by Elle Magazine, over 60 percent of them reported performing a pelvic exam without explicit patient consent. State Senator Roxanne Persaud of Flatbush and and Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages decided to do something about it. The two co-sponsored legislation that makes it an act of professional misconduct […]