Cloning and Penal Limitations of Scientific Experiment

Author:Ciasc Rustin
Position:Judge, President of the Caras-Severin Court, PhD Candidate, Faculty of Law and Administrative Sciences, West University of Timisoara, Romania
Pages:16-27
SUMMARY

Human cloning is one of the matters that have been broadly discussed at a scientific and legal level. In this article, I will present the worldwide relevant aspects as regards this. The bioethical substantiation of forbidding human cloning is made, first, by the fact that the artificial cloning of a human being is a threat to the human identity because it endangers the protection against... (see full summary)

 
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Abstract: Human cloning is one
legal level. In this article, I will p
substantiation of forbidding hum
human being is a threat to t
predetermining the human genet
by transforming the human bein
that the national legislation prov
other countries, this article prese
gaps.
Keywords: human cloning; bioe
Cloning human beings is se
modern science is facing,
political decisions point
phenomenon is the basis o
place at the molecular bio
control of human evolution
the possibility to develop
forms…being necessary to
the reserve that there is the
(Harris, 2003, p. 14).
Human cloning is creating
of an individual that has
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Judge, Pr esident of the Caraş-
Sciences, West University of Tim
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Cloning and Penal Limitations of Scient
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one of the matters that have been broa dly discussed at a scientif
will present the worldwide relevant aspects as regards this. The bioe
uman cloning is made, first, by the fact that the artificial clonin
o the human identity because it endangers the protection a
netic constitution by a third party; the human dignity is thus endan
eing into an object by artificial cloning. Given the insufficient cov
ovides to this topic, according to the legisl ative experience belong
esents some legislative proposals in or der to fill in at least partially
ioethical; stem cells; reproduction; therapeutic
s seen as representing not just one of the great problem
ng, but also as a controversial aspect from legislative
nt of view. It is deemed by some authors that
is of a new scientific revolution, a revolution that t
biology and genetics level that will allow the deviation
ution in an unprecedented manner. This revolution will
lop some new life forms that will order all existing
to introduce some changes at the human being level,
the risk for the future result to be worse than it should
ing a human being starting with the entire genetic mat
has been already conceived. Such a concept could
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Timisoara, Romania, Plautius Andronescu Str., Timisoara. Tel.: +
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