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Should a Child Be Forced to Take Meds Against Her Will?

Mrs. Thoreck is a woman with HIV, well controlled with the use of anti-viral medications. Her 9-year-old daughter, Jenny, was born HIV positive despite all standard protocol treatments for prevention of HIV transmission...

Also: Baby banking, Euthanasia legalized, Joined at birth, separated by law.

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