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Dickey Amendment

Why The Ban On Gun Violence Research Is A Public Health Issue

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 12.07.2015 | Healthy Living

Just hours before the mass shooting in San Bernardino on Wednesday, physicians gathered on Capitol Hill to demand an end to the Dickey Amendment ...

The Halting of Stem Cell Research Is the Culmination of a Decade-Long Legal Effort

Eli Y. Adashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eli Y. Adashi

The issuance of a temporary injunction barring the NIH from funding human embryonic stem cell research should hardly have come as a surprise. Many of the same plaintiffs and much of the same legal team filed a similar lawsuit a decade earlier.

Overturn Dickey-Wicker Abomination, or Forget Stem Cell Cures for a Generation

Don C. Reed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Don C. Reed

Future generations will look back upon us, and wonder how we could have been so stupid--to have the tools of cure in our hands, and put them aside.