[extropy-chat] Re: Stem Cell politics in the US: House Votes to Ease Stem Cell Restrictions
wingcat at pacbell.net
Wed May 25 21:07:41 UTC 2005
--- Damien Broderick <thespike at satx.rr.com> wrote:
> But this is so easily resolved. All the president needs to do is
> these embryos as Iraqi bystanders,
No can do: they're American citizens if they (would be) born on
American soil; it'd requrie a constitutional amendment to change that,
and try though he has, he hasn't been able to get any amendment saying
anything about biotech through Congress.
> or induct them into the American
No can do: there's a minimum age limit to serve in the armed forces,
and he'd alienate what support he had if he tried to do away with it
to that extent.
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