Medical Experts Worry About Testing DNA to Reunite Migrant Families

The Trump administration's use of DNA testing to match migrant children separated from their parents is justifiable as a last resort, medical experts say, but raises a host of ethical problems.

  • Published 15 July 2018
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration's use of DNA testing to match migrant children separated from their parents is justifiable as a last resort, medical experts say, but raises a host of ethical problems. That includes the risk of damaging the family fabric by revealing that an adult thought to be the biological parent really is not. A federal judge in California on Tuesday said DNA testing should be limited to cases in which the… Read at AP News