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Utah’s Anesthesia Abortion Law Unenforced

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Source: Bioethics.com.

Source: Bioethics.com.

February 22, 2017

(U.S. News & World Report) – Last year, Utah enacted a first-in-the-nation law requiring that fetuses receive anesthesia or painkillers before elective abortions starting at 20 weeks gestation. Nine months later, the only licensed clinic providing those abortions in the state says no changes have been made in how doctors perform the procedures. The handful of doctors who do the abortions at the clinic run by the Planned Parenthood Association of Utah are trying to comply with the law passed last May but it contained no specific guidance on how to do so, said Karrie Galloway, the group’s CEO.

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This article was originally published on Bioethics.com under a Creative Commons License.


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Should Government Officials Be Held Responsible For Failing To Protect Health?

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Source: Bill of Health, examining the intersection of law and health care, biotech & bioethics.

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This new post by Wendy Parmet appears on the Health Affairs Blog in a series stemming from the Fifth Annual Health Law Year in P/Review event held at Harvard Law School on Monday, January 23, 2017. In May 2016, President Barack Obama observed that Flint, Michigan’s water crisis arose … Continue reading

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