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Stem Cell Policy as Bar-Room Brawl: A Round in the Courts


Michelle N. Meyer


Harvard Law School

James A. Fossett


State University of New York (SUNY) - Department of Public Administration and Policy

2011

Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government, August 2011
Harvard Public Law Working Paper

Abstract:     
This brief Observation analyzes the multiyear, multiround litigation of Sherley v. Sibelius, in which plaintiffs, adult stem cell researchers, challenged the NIH policy of funding human embryonic stem cell research as in violation of the so-called Dickey-Wicker Amendment, an appropriations rider that prohibits HHS from funding "research in which" an embryo is destroyed.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 3

Keywords: Human embryonic stem cell research, Dickey-Wicker, administrative law, federal funding

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Date posted: August 25, 2012  

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Meyer, Michelle N. and Fossett, James A., Stem Cell Policy as Bar-Room Brawl: A Round in the Courts (2011). Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government, August 2011; Harvard Public Law Working Paper. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2135643

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Michelle N. Meyer (Contact Author)
Harvard Law School ( email )
1575 Massachusetts
Hauser 406
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States
HOME PAGE: http://www.law.harvard.edu/programs/petrie-flom/fellowship/meyer.html
James A. Fossett
State University of New York (SUNY) - Department of Public Administration and Policy ( email )
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs
135 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12222
United States
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