TITLE

Genetic policing

AUTHOR(S)
Krueger, Ingrid
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;10/13/97, Vol. 24 Issue 44, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cautions the reader on the proposed national DNA data bank in Canada. Tabling by the federal government of legislation allowing the collection of DNA samples; Efforts by the Reform Party to expand DNA sampling to include all charged with an indictable offense; Forecasts for support in the House of Commons; The proposed amendment for a DNA registry; The lack of computer security and possible misuse of genetic information.
ACCESSION #
9711053542

 

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