Sunday, March 12, 2006

"Wrongful Birth" Lawsuits

From The New York Times:
At present, courts in about half the states recognize wrongful birth as a subset of medical negligence or allow lawsuits under the more general malpractice umbrella if a doctor's poor care leads to the delivery of a child the parents claim they would have chosen to terminate in utero had they known in time of its impaired health.
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