‘To Die in Order to Live’: The Need for Legislation Governing Post-Mortem Cryonic Suspension
Adam A. Perlin
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Southwestern University Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 1, p.33, 2007
Given that the current state of the law is inadequate to ensure that the will of a decedent wishing to undergo cryonic suspension is carried out, this article proposes a practicable legislative solution to effectuating that will, based on a utilization of current law.
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Keywords: cryonics, cryogenics, cryonic suspension, Uniform Anatomical Gift Act, UAGA, autopsy, Alcor, decedent, testator, decedent's rights, testator's rights, estate planning
Date posted: May 28, 2010 ; Last revised: October 23, 2010