Cloning Ban Fails at United Nations

A U.N. resolution to ban all forms of human cloning is defeated Tuesday, after being offered by Costa Rica with U.S. support. Debate on the resolution focused on its comprehensive ban on all forms of cloning, including potential therapeutic uses. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Joe Palca.

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