November 11, 2011

THE REICH'S UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

Increasing number of disabled Israeli children sue for not being aborted (Christine Dhanagom, November 10, 2011, LifeSiteNews.com)

"Wrongful life" lawsuits, in which doctors are held liable for not discovering fetal abnormalities that might have prompted parents to abort their child, have become so common in Israel that the government has set up a committee to investigate the issue, New Scientist reports.

According to magazine, wrongful life claims are more prevalent in Israel where a higher rate of genetic disorders caused by consanguineous marriages has fueled a "pro-genetic testing culture." The county has seen an estimated 600 wrongful cases since the first in 1987.

Posted by at November 11, 2011 7:08 AM
  

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