Edwards v Blomeley; Harriton v Stephens; Waller v James

wrongful life actions in Australia

Penelope Watson

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Abstract

Three cases concerning wrongful life tort claims and rejection of this claim by the NSW Supreme Court - wrongful life tort claims in foreign jurisdictions - little possibility of such a claim being accepted by Australian courts in the near future - the state of the law concerning wrongful life actions in foreign jurisdictions - wrongful birth claims in Australia and foreign jurisdictions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)736-749
Number of pages14
JournalMelbourne University Law Review
Volume26
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2002

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