Jesse Felix West (1922-1929)

Further reading:

Editorial, “Honorable. Jesse F. West,” The Virginia Law Register, Vol. 11, No. 2 (June 1905), 139-141.

Editorial, “Our New Judge of the Court of Appeals,”  The Virginia Law Register, New Series, Vol. 7, No. 10 (Feb., 1922), pp. 768-778.

Editorial, “Sterilization Act Constitutional,” The Virginia Law Register, New Series, Vol. 11, No. 11 (Mar. 1926), 691-693.

Robert J. Cynkar, “Buck v. Bell: ‘Felt Necessities’ v. Fundamental Values?” Columbia Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 7 (Nov. 1981), 1418-1461.  See also Adam Cohen, Imbeciles: the Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck (2016), 207-208; and Paul A. Lombardo, Three Generations, No Imbeciles: Eugenics, the Supreme Court, and Buck v. Bell (2008), 153-154.