Re: Animal Rights

From: Brian D Williams (
Date: Fri Apr 06 2001 - 08:22:10 MDT

About 15 years ago I ran the telephone system for a large hospital
complex that included an animal testing facility.

The animal rights movement was just picking up steam back then and
it was a subject of discussion amongst the researchers.

I suggested they have patients sign a waver noting that the
procedure they were about to undergo was developed using animal

I've never heard yet of a so-called activist refusing a medical
procedure because it was developed on animals, but I wouldn't be
surprised either.


Extropy Institute,
Adler Planetarium
Life Extension Foundation,
National Rifle Association,, 1.800.672.3888
Ameritech Data Center Chicago, IL, Local 134 I.B.E.W

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