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Law and Biotechnology: Cases and Materials
(Carolina Academic Press, 2007)
This book examines the ever evolving relationship between law and biotechnology. The book addresses the government’s ability to impact biotechnology through its various departments and agencies as well as the emerging ...
Wind and Wisdom
(Environmental & Energy Law & Policy Journal, 2007)
In Wind and Wisdom, Professor Victoria Sutton discusses the implications of new wind harvesting technology on the cultural values of the Native American community. Sutton points out that according to Native American ...
Custom, Tradition and Science in the South Pacific: Fiji's New Environmental Management Act and Vanua
(Journal of South Pacific Law, 2005)
Professor Sutton analyzes the Fiji Environment Management Act. Specifically, she examines how it is to be implemented in light of cultural traditions.
(Science and Engineering Ethics, 2009)
In the United States a rapidly increasing regulatory burden for life scientists has led to questions as to whether this increased burden through the Select Agent Program has had adverse effects on scientific advances, ...
Multidisciplinary Approach to an Ethic of Biodefense and Bioterrorism
(The Journal of Law, Medicine and EthicsJournal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 2005)
Professor Sutton examines ethical systems in light of bioterrorism and biodefense. Then, she proceeds to construct a framework based on an interdisciplinary approach that addresses bioterrorism and biodefense.
Constitutional Taking Doctrine--Did Lucas Really Make a Difference?
(Pace Environmental Law Review, 2001)
This paper surveys the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Commission and examines the impact that this decision has had on private property rights. The paper also reviews the Supreme Court ...
It will be too late for Congress to act after Bioterrorism attack is launched
(Lubbock Avalanche Journal, 2001)
Shortly after September 11, Professor Sutton warned that the Federal government needs to take a proactive approach to prevent and possibly respond to bioterrorist attacks by creating the appropriate infrastructure.
Federal Regulatory, State Statutory, and Tort-Based Problems in Research Involving Informed Consent with Alzheimer Disease and Dementia Patients
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003)
This article discusses the heightened implications surrounding Alzheimer disease patients and conflicts of interest that arise when physicians seek to conduct research with minimal or no benefit to the patient.
Coordination of Science and Technology in the first Bush Administration
(Technology in Society, 2001)
This case study examines the functioning of the Federal Coordinating Council for Science, Engineering and Technology (FCCSET) during the 1989–1993 Bush administration and the transition to the subsequent Clinton administration.
Biodefense: Who’s in Charge?
This article discusses America’s approach to bioterrorism. Professor Sutton posits that the government’s response to the anthrax attacks of 2001 demonstrate organizational problems in America’s response to biological ...