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January 15, 2014, 1 Comment

By Susan Wills, JD, LLM (Click here for full PDF version of this report.) Whether the plaintiff is Hobby Lobby, the Little Sisters of the Poor or one of the …


Suspension of Telemed Abortion Ban Puts Iowa Women at Risk

November 12, 2013, No comments

By Nora Sullivan Last week an Iowa district court agreed to temporarily suspend the ban on tele-med abortions, allowing abortion mega-provider Planned ...


Maryland Joins Trend for Ethical Stem Cell Research

October 30, 2013, No comments

By Gene Tarne and Andrew Mullins (Click here for full PDF version of this report) The Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission (Commission) is charged w ...


Adult Stem Cells Imitate Human Brain, Are Hope for Neurological Disorders

September 3, 2013, No comments

By Nora Sullivan A study published last week has shown that adult stem cells derived from ethical sources can be used to create living tissues that im ...

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    Plan B: Abortifacient and Other Risks
    May 2, 2013, No comments

    By Teresa A. Donovan, MPH The Food and Drug Administration announced on April 30 that it has approved a drug maker’s application to make Plan B One-Step available over the ...