The forgotten victims

When the thalidomide scandal erupted in 1961, the drug was soon banned. Yet pregnant women in Spain continued taking it until the 1980s — and the authorities refuse to accept responsibility. Caroline Scott reports.

 

When the thalidomide scandal erupted in 1961, the drug was soon banned. Yet pregnant women in Spain continued taking it until the 1980's - and the authorities refuse to accept responsibility.  Caroline Scott reports. Read the rest of the article in The Sunday Times 03/05/2015