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Embryonic Stem Cell Research Blocked Temporarily

Funding for embryonic stem cell research has been temporarily blocked by a federal judge.

U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth said the research violates a federal law which bans using taxpayer money to destroy embryos.

This is a major setback for the Obama administration which just issued guidelines that expanded embryonic stem cell research last year.

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