Medical Law & Legislation

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Abortion to Abolition

Reproductive Health and Justice in Canada

The history of abortion decriminalization and critical advocacy efforts to improve access in Canada deserve to be better known. Ordinary people persevered to make Canada the most progressive … 176 View
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Fertility

40 Years of Change

In Fertility: 40 Years of Change, lawyer and author Maureen McTeer explores key medical, research, and legal developments in assisted human reproduction since the birth of the first IVF baby in … 276 View
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Information and Privacy Law in Canada

In our relationships with every part of government, with companies that provide the goods and services we use, and with other members of society in our personal and working lives, accessing … 564 View
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Jeannie’s Demise

Abortion on Trial in Victorian Toronto

August 1, 1875, Toronto: The body of a young woman is discovered in a pine box, half-buried in a ditch along Bloor Street. So begins Jeannie’s Demise, a real-life Victorian melodrama that … 198 View

Surrogacy in Canada

Critical Perspectives in Law and Policy

This book brings together a range of critical perspectives on the governance of surrogacy in Canada. The chapters offer insight into how to address the challenges of regulating surrogacy (in … ; ; 327 View

Wigmore on Cannabis

The Forensic Toxicology of Marijuana for Lawyers and Other Medicolegal Professionals

Wigmore on Cannabis is an indispensable and definitive source book for medical and legal practitioners seeking relevant information about cannabis, a drug that has been recently legalized in many … 593 View
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Absorption, Distribution, and Elimination of Cannabis

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Provides references to studies related to the absorption, distribution, and elimination of cannabis. 36 $3.60 Add
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Beyond Abortion

From: Abortion to Abolition

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This chapter introduces the history of and context surrounding abortion in Canada as well as explores how prison abolition is connected to reproductive justice. The author talks about her own … 10 $1.00 Add
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Introduction & Prologue

The Story Begins

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In the Introduction & Prologue author Maureen McTeer explains how the premise of the book is about the origins, current status, and future direction of assisted human reproduction. She ties … 6 $0.60 Add
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Preface

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In vitro Fertilization

Part One — IVF: The Beginning of a Modern Human Reproduction Revolution

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In In vitro Fertilization McTeer explains and examines the creation and first use of in vitro fertilization or IVF in humans. The chapter explains what in vitro entails, its original uses for … 11 $1.10 Add
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Blood Cannabinoids

From: Wigmore on Cannabis

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Provides references to studies related to blood cannabinoids. 9 $0.90 Add
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Bodily Autonomy

From: Abortion to Abolition

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Bodily autonomy is the first principle of reproductive rights. The stories in this first chapter speak to a conceptualization of bodily autonomy in Canada. The first section of this chapter … 35 $3.50 Add
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Introduction

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1. Jeannie and Her Family

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This chapter provides a brief family history and biography of Jeannie Gilmour, a woman who died in Toronto in 1875 after a failed abortion. The chapter explores her family’s immigration to … 17 $1.70 Add
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Establishing Rules for IVF

Part One — IVF: The Beginning of a Modern Human Reproduction Revolution

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In Establishing Rules for IVF McTeer continues exploring the history of IVF and the recommendations and regulations which arose to protect pregnant mothers and children. The chapter explores … 5 $0.50 Add