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This comment explores statutes regulating fetal research and the trend to regulate experimentation through legislation. The author begins by giving an overview of fetal research including exactly what the term fetal research means. The author then discusses the emergence of the fetal research controversy around the time of Roe v. Wade . Next the author examines California 's legislative response to the controversy and the effect of these regulations on research in California . Finally, the author discusses the possible federal legislation and the problems that might be involved in such legislation.

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