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Monday, January 7, 2013

Supreme Court Declines to Review Challenge to Obama's Stem Cell Research Policy

Stem cellThe Los Angeles Times: Supreme Court rejects challenge to Obama stem cell policy, by David G. Savage:

The Supreme Court has turned away a challenge to President Obama’s policy of expanding government-funded research using embryonic stem cells that scientists say may offer hope for new treatments for spinal injuries and Parkinson’s disease.

The court’s action brings a quiet end to a lawsuit that briefly threatened to derail all funding for such research. . . .

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/reproductive_rights/2013/01/supreme-court-declines-to-review-challenge-to-obamas-stem-cell-research-policy.html

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