Childrens' Hospital of Northern California, 5700 Martin Luther
Jr. Way, Oakland, CA, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Public comments at
Few Californians are aware that the State has appointed a Human
Cloning Advisory Committee to recommend state policy on human
Incredibly, the committee appears to be supportive of the cloning
human beings as a form of reproduction. At the two meetings
thus far, no committee members have spoken against human cloning;
the discussion seems focused on finding ways to justify it.
At the January 27 meeting, presentations will be heard from
Patricia Baird, MD, Medical Genetics Department, University
John Robertson, JD, School of Law, University of Texas
Alta Charo, JD, University of Wisconsin School of Law
James Warner, Professor of Ethical Studies, Loma Linda University
We will have more information about the California Cloning
in our next issue.