Thursday, May 29, 2008

Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty Vetoes Human Cloning, Embryo Destruction Bill

by Steven Ertelt Editor

St. Paul, MN ( -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty has vetoed the Kahn-Cohen Cloning Bill, which would have legalized human cloning and forced taxpayers to pay for the destruction of human life. Because the legislative session has ended, there is no opportunity for lawmakers to override the veto.

Pro-life advocates strongly opposed the legislation, SF 100, because it funds human cloning and the killing of human embryos at the University of Minnesota.

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