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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.
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.
Smallpox Debate, A Reasonable Outcome, Moving Faster Toward Resolution
A discussion of the World Health Assembly’s 2011 debate on the destruction of the last remaining samples of smallpox.
It’s Debatable: TSA Searches: How Much Do We Need?
An op-ed piece debating the necessity of TSA airport searches. Topics addressed include national security, airport security, the right to privacy, and the prevention of terrorism.
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 ...
Biodefense: A Legal Framework Rework - When Peacetime is the Only Time
Bioterrorism is a threat of catastrophic proportions. In this article, Professor Sutton posits that the anthrax attacks of 2001 demonstrated that America was sadly unprepared for the unique threats presented by bioterrorism. ...
Understanding Technologies of Terror
The variety of weapons of mass destruction are intended to create the maximum possible fear, death, destruction, and general terror in the target region or nation, particularly with new and creative ways of using them. An ...
Rosen and Sutton: The President Is Employing A Royal Idea
An op-ed piece discussing the misuse of Presidential powers by President Obama. The authors suggest that President Obama does not have the power to implement legislation that Congress will not pass by issuing executive ...