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Anna C. Mastroianni
LAW H 508
Seattle Campus

Beginning of Life: Rights and Choices

Addresses the controversial legal issues engendered by our increasing control over the beginning of life. Focuses on the law, regulation, and policy implications of contraception; new reproductive and genetic technologies, including surrogate parenthood, sperm and egg donation, in-vitro fertilization, and other methods of conquering infertility; and abortion.

Class description

Student learning goals

General method of instruction


Recommended preparation

2nd or 3rd year law student

Class assignments and grading

Reading and one 15 page paper. Option to use paper in support of Advanced Writing Project requirement. See instructor for more information.

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Additional Information
Last Update by Anna C. Mastroianni
Date: 12/21/2005