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Nuremberg Code It is unlawful to impose a medical procedure on anyone without Informed Consent...

from Business Insider

The Army tested 'germ warfare' on the NYC subway by smashing lightbulbs full of bacteria

It was one of many dangerous government experiments on US citizens in violation of the Nuremberg Code.

from Slate Magazine

Human Research Protections Are Being Routinely Ignored

Non-Consenting Adults: The Nuremberg Code, set up to protect the human subjects of research, is being routinely ignored.

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The Nuremberg Code was drafted in 1947 following the appalling revelations of human experimentation committed in Nazi concentration camps. The overarching goal of the Code was to establish a set of rules for the ethical conduct of research using human subjects, guaranteeing that the rights and welfare of such participants would be protected. Two important …