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A Discussion: The Status of the Embryo

A Discussion about the “The Status of the Embryo. What does the Brüstle judgment mean for the future of reserach and biotechnology?” in Europe has taken place in Bruxelles the 19th of june at the European Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Avenue de l’Yser/ Ijzerlaan 11. The conference, organized by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and European Dignity Watch,…

UK Lawmaker Under Investigation for Promoting Infanticide of Disabled Kids

Colin Brewer, who disgustingly called for the infanticide of disabled infants some time ago, is apparently under police investigation for those comments. From the Independent story: A councillor who compared disabled children with deformed lambs that are dealt with at birth by “smashing them against a wall” is being investigated by police over his comments, it emerged. Brewer also…

A hymn to the yes…to life

The national coordinators of One of Us, from the 27 EU countries, along with Croatia, in the EU from July 1, the European Coordination Office, MEP Carlo Casini, President of the MPV, the executive of the MPV and all the people of life, attended this morning, June 16, 2013, at the Mass celebrated by the…

Maternal and Neonatal Health Better in Abortion-Averse Ireland Than in Great Britain, Reports the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons

TUCSON, Ariz., June 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Comparing national health data over a period of 40 years shows better maternal and neonatal outcomes in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, where abortion is illegal or highly restricted, than in Great Britain, where abortion has been legal since 1968, according to an article in the…

Supreme Court Rules Human Genes Can’t be Patented

After years of back and forth, the question of whether naturally occurring human genes are patentable has been decided by the Supreme Court. Most Americans are not aware that about a quarter of their genes have been patented by companies and research institutions over the last few decades by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The…