Wednesday, March 21, 2012

"Wrongful Birth" Suit

A couple in Oregon was recently rewarded $2.9 million
for botched genetic testing.
They claimed that they would have terminated the pregnancy
had they known that their daughter was going to have Down syndrome.
Do you think that they were justified in filing a wrongful birth suit?

Please click here to read the article
and join the discussion by leaving a comment over at Athens Patch.


Linda D. said...

Gee, this article and situation is full of anxious moments and for many, high levels of moral discomfort. Especially compelling since today is Down's Syndrome Day! I'm still thinking this over!

Sue said...