Article Text


A critique of the Law Commission's report on injuries to unborn children and the proposed Congenital Disabilities (Civil Liability) Bill
  1. Ian Kennedy
  1. King's College, London
  2. Cambridge
    1. R G Edwards
    1. King's College, London
    2. Cambridge


      The authors are members of the British Association Committee on Social Concern and Biological Advances. Following earlier discussions of legal and social problems arising from certain medical advances, they undertook, independently, to examine the Law Commission's study.

      Statistics from


      • * Cmnd. 5709.

      Request permissions

      If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.