Judge Leaves Stem Cell Ban in Place

New federally funded research on human embryonic stem cells remains blocked after a federal judge left in place a temporary injunction he issued on Aug. 23. The ruling puts research projects from coast to coast in limbo. In a three-page order issued Tuesday, Judge Royce C. Lamberth, chief U.S. District judge for the District of Columbia, rejected the Obama administration's Sept. 1 emergency request that he lift the order while the issue gets settled in court. The administration had warned that...Full Story
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