Il dibattito sulla PMA eterologa all’indomani della sentenza costituzionale n. 162 del 2014. In particolare: il diritto a conoscere le proprie origini e l’“adozione per la nascita”Marina Casini & Carlo Casini
The judgment of the Constitutional Court n. 162/2014, which abolished the ban on artificial reproduction with gametes’ donation provided by the Italian Law on Medically Assisted Reproduction (MAR), has raised new and lively discussions. The article exposes the debate concerning rules and regulations which should be imposed on MAR via gametes’ donation. Although the Law no. 40/2004 has been seriously demolished in some important aspects by two constitutional judgments (no. 151/2009 and no. 162/2014), it...
Sul contenuto delle DAT tra autodeterminazione del paziente e decisioni di altri: profili civilisticiTeresa Pasquino
The paper aims at highlighting the discrepancy that could emerge between the patient’s will regarding his/her health treatment and the decision taken by a third party, in the event that the former is not able to consent. The paper proposes to integrate the act with external elements through the so-called “relatio”, with the purpose to preserve the patient’s self-determination as well as the third party’s function.
La difesa della morale come giustificazione di limitazioni al rispetto della vita privata, nella giurisprudenza della Corte europea dei diritti umaniVladimiro Zagrebelsky
The Author describes how the European Convention authorizes limits to rights and liberties, in particular by mentioning the protection of morals in article 8, the logic and problems of the margin of national appreciation and of the European consensus, with at the end the awkward recognition by the Court of the conclusive role of the majorities in the countries.
BioLaw Journal - Rivista di BioDiritto, No 1 (2017)
Science and art between time and place: six points of view / Scienza e arte tra tempo e luogo: sei punti di vistaFrancesca Fatta
The representation of space is not a mental preconceived form. One must to consider it as a whole of technical, logical and intellectual processes that progress, not very quickly, as the historical and cultural contexts of a society change. Since the Renaissance to the Nineteenth century the representation of architectonic space has crossed fundamental steps, articulated by the scientific thought and technological progress. In this field we analyze the ideas and constructions of the architects...
Dopo una breve panoramica sugli studi relativi al bestiario della Commedia, si prendono in considerazione due dei più celebri esseri infernali – Cerbero e Lucifero – accomunati dal fatto di essere entrambi identificati dall’epiteto vermo. Grazie all’analisi delle possibili fonti, ma soprattutto a indagini di tipo storico-linguistico e onomasiologico, si cerca di far luce sulla eccezionale polisemia che contraddistingue questo termine, fornendo così un’interpretazione, basata su dati rigorosi e il più possibile oggettivi, sul motivo...
BioLaw Journal - Rivista di BioDiritto, No 1 (2018)
The paper, considering that, in recent years, the concept of dignity is opposed to that of life and frequently combined with the alleged right to assisted suicide, aims to identify the cultural premises of this assumption and to evaluate it in the light of the Constitution. Crucial appear the theories based on the distinction between man and person, such as social Darwinism. In these views the dignity of every human being depends on capacities of...