Published in Law and Health Weekly, November 27th, 2004
The brochure is timely, as Congress failed this year to enact federal laws to prohibit genetic discrimination despite wide support and a 95-0 passage of a bipartisan bill in the senate.
"There is a sense among the health care community and the general population that genetic tests present a high risk for discrimination, even though documented cases of discrimination are rare," says Sue Friedman, executive director of FORCE.
Friedman continued, "This brochure presents an overview of...
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