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American society of law, medicine & ethics dna fingerprinting and civil liberties report of workshop 1 i background and pitfalls in dna profiling. Ethical, legal and social issues arising out of ethical issues • need for large expansion in dna profiling services in country. 2 dna profiling every person has a unique dna profile ever since 1995, the uk police have built up the largest dna database in the world - it now contains records. Dna profiling is a powerful tool in crimalistics and in paternity testing it has also aroused a mixture of ethical concerns, suspicions and interests the major ethical concerns about the.
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Debating ethics of dna database dna profiling the retention of innocent people's dna raises significant ethical and social issues. Ethical concerns while dna fingerprinting the result of this was a community of persons feeling as though they were the recipients of extreme racial profiling.
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