June 22, 2022

To Protect People with Addition from Discrimination, the Justice Dept. Turns to a Long-Overlooked Tool: The ADA

(STAT News) – In a 2020 settlement, the U.S. Justice Department found that MGH discriminated against Bryan under the Americans with Disabilities Act, the landmark 1990 civil rights law meant to ensure that people with disabilities have the same opportunities … Read More

May 12, 2022

U.S. Civil Rights Enforcers Warn Employers Against Biased AI

(Associated Press) – The federal government said Thursday that artificial intelligence technology to screen new job candidates or monitor worker productivity can unfairly discriminate against people with disabilities, sending a warning to employers that the commonly used hiring tools could … Read More

April 19, 2022

A New Edition of Hastings Center Report Is Now Available

Hastings Center Report (vol. 52, no. 1, 2022) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Advance Directives: The Principle of Determining Authenticity” by Matilda Carter “Pediatric Authenticity: Hiding in Plain Sight” by Ryan H. Nelson, Bryanna Moore and Jennifer … Read More