Reproductive Rights

The age-old debate on the rights of individuals to sexual determination and reproductive autonomy rages on. It grows more contentious as new technology and heated political confrontations alter the playing field. This course, using cases, statutes, and ancient and contemporary critical writings, examines the legal foundations and social implications of regulating contraception, abortion, pregnancy, childbirth, and assisted reproduction. It addresses access, funding, the rights of men, women, minors, fetuses, and government. It also explores ethical considerations and international perspectives.

Credits
3
Limited Drop
Subject Area
Constitutional Law
Family Law *
Health Law & Bioethics *
Student Year
Upper Division
LL.M.
Grade base
A - F
Course type
LEC