November 2013
University of Colorado Law Review;Fall2013, Vol. 84 Issue 4, preceding p893
Academic Journal
An introduction is presented in which the Editor-in-Chief discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the legality of compensation for umbilical cord blood, the U.S. National Organ Transplant Act, and the death penalty in Colorado.


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