David Orentlicher

UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law

Professor of Law

4505 South Maryland Parkway

Box 451003

Las Vegas, NV 89154

United States

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1.

Presumed Consent to Organ Donation: Its Rise and Fall in the United States

Rutgers Law Review, Vol. 61, p. 295, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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organ donation, presumed consent

2.

Concussion and Football: Failures to Respond by the NFL and the Medical Profession

8 FIU Law Review 17 (2013), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-03
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2013
David Orentlicher and William S. David
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law and Harvard Medical School
Downloads 426 (31,128)

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concussion, football

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The Alleged Distinction between Euthanasia and the Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Treatment: Conceptually Incoherent and Impossible to Maintain

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 1998, No, 3, p. 837
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Mar 1999 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Rationing Health Care: It’s a Matter of the Health Care System’s Structure

19 Annals of Health Law 449 ( 2010)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 318 (77,205)

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health care reform, health care rationing

5.

Two Presidents are Better Than One: The Case for a Bipartisan Executive Branch

D. Orentlicher, TWO PRESIDENTS ARE BETTER THAN ONE: THE CASE FOR A BIPARTISAN EXECUTIVE BRANCH, New York University Press, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2015
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 250 (91,764)

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executive branch, presidency, partisan conflict, constitutional reform

6.

Diversity: A Fundamental American Principle

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 777, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 247 (97,281)
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affirmative action, diversity

7.

Rights to Health Care in the US: Inherently Unstable

38 American Journal of Law and Medicine 326 (2012), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney Law Research Paper No. 2012-11
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 15 May 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 240 (85,642)

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health care reform

8.

Can Congress Make You Buy Broccoli? And Why it Really Doesn't Matter

Southern California Law Review Postscript, Vol. 84, p. 9, 2011, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-20
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 238 (106,469)

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individual mandate, health care reform, commerce clause

9.

Conflicts of Interest and the Constitution

Washington & Lee Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 713, 2002
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Aug 2002 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Conflicts of Interest, Constitutional Amendment, Constitutional Doctrine, Political Question Doctrine, Separation of Powers

10.

Destructuring Disability: Rationing of Health Care and Unfair Discrimination Against the Sick

Harvard Civil Rights- Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 31, No. 1, 1996
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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health care, rationing, discrimination, disability

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Controlling Health Care Costs Through Public, Transparent Processes: The Conflict Between the Morally Right and the Socially Feasible

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 36, No. 4, 2011, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-17
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 198 (122,407)

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cost containment, rationing, health care reform

12.

Prescription Data Mining and the Protection of Patients' Interests

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Apr 2010
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 177 (130,539)

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Pharmaceutical Marketing, First Amendment, Prescription Data Mining

13.

William H. Sorrell, Attorney General of Vermont, et al. v. IMS Health Inc., et al. - Amicus Brief in Support of Petitioners

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Boston University School of Law, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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first amendment, commercial speech, privacy, confidentiality, data mining, HIPAA

14.

Constitutional Challenges to the Health Care Mandate: Based in Politics, Not Law

University of Pennsylvania Law Review PENNumbra, Vol. 160, p. 19, 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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commerce clause, taxing power, health care reform, individual mandate

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Physicians’ Brief in the Second Circuit Data Mining Cases (IMS V. Sorrell) on Behalf of Amici Curiae New England Journal of Medicine, Vermont Medical Society, Massachusetts Medical Society, New Hampshire Medical Society, National Physicians Alliance, and American Medical Students Association

Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 09-44, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-55
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2014
Kevin Outterson, Christopher T. Robertson and David Orentlicher
Boston University School of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 164 (149,789)

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public law, constitutional law, first amendment, health law, electronic health records, privacy, data mining, pharmaceuticals, marketing

16.

The Supreme Court and Terminal Sedation: Rejecting Assisted Suicide, Embracing Euthanasia

Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, Vol. 24, p. 947, 1997
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Mar 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 161 (80,761)

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life-sustaining treatment, terminal sedation, palliative care, physician-assisted suicide, physician-aid-in-dying

17.

Cost Containment and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Florida International University Law Review, Vol. 6, p. 65, 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Oct 2011
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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health care reform, cost containment, PPACA

18.

The Commercial Speech Doctrine in Health Regulation: The Clash between the Public Interest in a Robust First Amendment and the Public Interest in Effective Protection from Harm

American Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 37, pp. 299-314, 2011, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-25
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2013
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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FDA, public health, commercial speech, first amendment, data mining, pharmaceutical marketing

19.

Discrimination Out of Dismissiveness: The Example of Infertility

85 Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 85, p. 143, 2009
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 150 (150,542)
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disability, discrimination, infertility

20.

The Future of the Affordable Care Act: Protecting Economic Health More than Physical Health?

Houston Law Review, Vol. 51, No. 4, 2014, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-12
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2014
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 149 (89,984)

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Affordable Care Act, health care reform, health insurance

21.

The Rise and Fall of Managed Care: A Predictable 'Tragic Choices' Phenomenon

St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 47, p. 411, Spring 2003
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Spanking and Other Corporal Punishment of Children by Parents: Undervaluing Children, Overvaluing Pain

Houston Law Review, Vol. 38, p. 147, 1998
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Mar 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 119 (54,004)
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spanking, corporal punishment, child abuse, family law

23.

Health Care Reform and Efforts to Encourage Healthy Choices by Individuals

92 North Carolina Law Review 1637 (2014), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-6
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2014
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 107 (181,553)

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Affordable Care Act, wellness, diet

24.

Health Care Law: A Field of Gaps

Annals of Health Law, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Apr 2010
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 103 (213,405)

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health care law, bioethics

25.

Abortion and Compelled Physician Speech

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Forthcoming, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-31
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2014
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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abortion, informed consent, compelled speech, First Amendment

26.

Beyond Cloning: Expanding Reproductive Options for Same-Sex Couples

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 3, Fall 2000
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Mar 2001 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Making Research a Requirement of Treatment: Why We Should Sometimes Let Doctors Pressure Patients to Participate in Research

Hastings Center Report, Vol. 35, No. 5, p. 20, 2005
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 88 (231,376)

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medical research, informed consent

28.

Aging Populations and Physician Aid in Dying: The Evolution of State Government Policy

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2014, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-37
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2015
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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physician aid in dying, physician assisted suicide

29.

Multiple Embryo Transfers: Time for Policy

Hastings Center Report, Vol. 40, No. 3, p. 12, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 11 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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in vitro fertilization, multiple embryo transfers

30.

Fee Payments to Criminal Defense Lawyers from Third Parties: Revisiting United States V. Hodge and Zweig

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 69, No. 3, December 2000
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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A Restatement of Health Care Law

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 79, No. 2, 2014, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-14
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 05 May 2014
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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health care law, end-of-life law, health care antitrust, ERISA, informed consent, public health law

32.

Paying Physicians More to Do Less: Financial Incentives to Limit Care

University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 30, p. 155, 1996
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Mar 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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health care, cost containment, managed care

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NFIB V. Sibelius: Proportionality in the Exercise of Congressional Power

Utah Law Review, Vol. 2013, No. 5, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-32
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2013
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Affordable Care Act, health care reform, spending clause, taxing power, commerce clause, federalization of crime

34.

Medicaid at 50: No Longer Limited to the 'Deserving' Poor?

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2015, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-15
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2015
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Medicaid, Affordable Care Act

35.

Cloning and the Preservation of Family Integrity

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 59, pp. 1019-1040, 1999
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Employer-Based Health Care Insurance: Not So Exceptional after All

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 4, 2014
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jan 2015
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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health care coverage, employers, ACA

37.

The Legalization of Physician-Assisted Suicide: A Very Modest Revolution

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 38, p. 443, 1997
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Mar 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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assisted suicide, physician aid in dying, withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment

38.

Deactivating Implanted Cardiac Devices: Euthanasia or the Withdrawal of Treatment?

39 William Mitchell Law Review 1287 (2013)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 May 2013
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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pacemakers, treatment withdrawal, euthanasia

39.

Concussions and Sports: Introduction

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 42, No. 3, 2014, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-35
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 20 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2014
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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concussion, football, sports

40.

Affirmative Action and Texas’ Ten Percent Solution: Improving Diversity and Quality

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 74, p. 181, 1998
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Mar 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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affirmative action, achievement gap

41.

Societal Disregard for the Needs of the Infertile

Oxford Handbook of Reproductive Ethics, Forthcoming , Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-32
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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infertility, Americans with Disabilities Act, surrogate motherhood, in vitro fertilization, uterus transplantation, equal protection

42.

Universality and its Limits: When Research Ethics Can Reflect Local Circumstances

Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Vol. 30, p. 403, 2002
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 24 May 2014
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Representing Defendants on Charges of Economic Crime: Unethical When Done for a Fee

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 48, p. 1339, 1999
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Mar 2012
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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criminal forfeiture, attorneys fees

44.

Economic Inequality and College Admissions Policies

Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2016, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-41
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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economic inequality, college admissions, top class rank, affirmative action

45.

Politics and the Supreme Court: The Need for Ideological Balance

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 79, No. 3, 2018, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2017-4
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2017
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Supreme Court, Partisan Conflict

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Political Dysfunction and the Election of Donald Trump: Problems of the U.S. Constitution's Presidency

50 Indiana Law Review 247 (2016), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-34
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2017
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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presidency, executive branch, Donald Trump, partisan conflict

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Controlling Health Care Spending: More Patient 'Skin in the Game?'

13 Indiana Health Law Review 348 (2016), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-35
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2016
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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Health Care Spending, Cost Containment

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Off-Label Drug Marketing, the First Amendment, and Federalism

Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Forthcoming, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-4
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2016
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
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off-label promotion, first amendment, commercial speech, federalism, FDA

49.

Clinical Criteria for Physician Aid in Dying

Journal of Palliative Medicine 19(3): 259-262 (2016), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-49
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2016
David Orentlicher, Thaddeus Mason Pope and Ben A. Rich
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law, Mitchell Hamline School of Law and University of California, Davis
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aid-in-dying, AID, death with dignity, physician-assisted suicide, end-of-life, bioethics

50.

The Changing Legal Climate for Physician Aid in Dying

JAMA, Vol. 311, Number 19, p. 1961-1962 (2014), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-24
Posted: 23 May 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2014
David Orentlicher, Thaddeus Mason Pope and Ben A. Rich
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law, Mitchell Hamline School of Law and University of California, Davis

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aid in dying, assisted suicide, active euthanasia, death with dignity, life-sustaining, physician aid, dying, death, end-of-life, patient, mentally competent, terminally ill, Quinlan, doctor, death panels, quality of life

51.

The FDA's Graphic Tobacco Warnings and the First Amendment

369 New England Journal of Medicine 204 (2013)
Posted: 23 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2013
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law

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public health, FDA, tobacco, cigarettes, commercial speech, graphic warnings, First Amendment

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Matters of Life and Death: Making Moral Theory Work in Medical Ethics and the Law

Orentlicher, David, MATTERS OF LIFE AND DEATH: MAKING MORAL THEORY WORK IN MEDICAL ETHICS AND THE LAW, Princeton University Press
Posted: 24 Apr 2002
David Orentlicher
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law

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physician-assisted suicide, medical futility, maternal-fetal conflict