Pregnant woman’s involuntary hospitalization raises legal, ethical, medical questions


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Message from sender: The following case raises issues of parental rights as well as women’s rights. A comparison between the rights of embryos that might be in early gestation (1st and 2nd trimesters, or otherwise defined as pre-viability) and the rights of developed fetuses already into the third trimester might make for an interesting analysis.
By Letitia Stein and Curtis Krueger , Times Staff Writer
Jan. 26, 2010
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