Human Cloning is Murder Essay
Think of walking down the street in thirty years and running into an exact replica of yourself. Is it your twin? No, you don't have a twin; it is your clone. Your biological makeup could have been cloned as an embryo and raised separately as an experiment. Cloning has been going on without much controversy for years. But, ever since the successful cloning in Scotland of the Finn Dorset sheep, Dolly on July 5, 1996, the subject has been one of much debate. Should we or should we not continue to clone animals, and eventually humans?
The two most popular views are almost obvious; those who believe cloning should be pursued and encouraged, and those who believe that humans should not seek to …show more content…
Attempting to use cloning techniques to actually clone a human being is unsafe and morally unacceptable... Any discovery that touches upon human creation is not simply a matter of scientific inquiry, it is a matter of morality and spirituality as well... Each human life is unique, born of a miracle that reaches beyond laboratory experience...(Clinton).
However, the situation becomes complicated because of the distinction between state and federal laws. So far only one state (California) has passed anti cloning legislation, although 21 other states are considering