Suter, Sonia M.

GW Law Faculty Publications

September 05, 2019

SSRN | Scholarly Commons


GINA at 10 Years:  The Battle over ‘Genetic Information’ Continues in Court, 5 J.L. & Biosci. 495 (2019).

The Tyranny of Choice:  Reproductive Selection in the Future, 5 J. L. & Biosci. 262 (2018).

The Limits of Empirical Data: How to Understand Survey Results with Respect to Gamete Donor Anonymity, 3 J. L. & Biosci. 377 (2016).

In Vitro Gametogenesis:  Just Another Way to Have a Baby?, 3 J. L. & Biosci. 87 (2016).

Genomic Medicine – New Norms Regarding Genetic Information, 15 Hous. J. Health L. & Pol’y 83 (2015).

The Problems of Liminal States, Line Drawing, and False Dichotomies, 2 J. L. & Biosci. 736 (2015).

"The First Amendment and Physician Speech in Reproductive Decision Making," 43 Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 22-31 (2015).

"Did You Give the Government Your Baby's DNA? Rethinking Consent in Newborn Screening," 15 Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology 729-790 (2014).

"Interest Creep: The Constitution, Common Law, and Politics," 82 The George Washington Law Review Arguendo 29-44 (2014),

How Big a Problem is Genetics Exceptionalism in Employment?, Hastings Ctr. Rep., Nov.-Dec. 2013, at 5.

"The Politics of Information: Informed Consent in Abortion and End-of-Life Decision Making," 39 American Journal of Law & Medicine 7-61 (2013).

From Sweaty Towels to Genetic Stats: Stalking Athletes for Their Genetic Information, 6 Recent Patents on DNA & Gene Sequences 189 (2012).

"Bad Mothers or Struggling Mothers," 42 Rutgers Law Journal 695-723 (2011).

Giving in to Baby Markets, in Baby Markets: Money and the New Politics of Creating Families 278 (Michele Bratcher Goodwin ed., 2010).

"All in the Family: Privacy and DNA Familial Searching," 23 Harvard Journal of Law & Technology 309-399 (2010).

"Giving In to Baby Markets: Regulation Without Prohibition," 16 Michigan Journal of Gender & Law 217-298 (2009).

"The 'Repugnance' Lens of Gonzales v. Carhart and Other Theories of Reproducing Rights: Evaluating Advanced Reproductive Technologies," 76 The George Washington Law Review 1514-1598 (2008).

"A Brave New World of Designer Babies?" 22 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 897-969 (2007).

"Disentangling Privacy from Property: Toward a Deeper Understanding of Genetic Privacy." 72 George Washington Law Review 737-814 (2004).

(With Ruth Faden, et al.)  Public Stem Cell Banks: Considerations of Justice in Stem Cell Research and Therapy, Hastings Ctr. Rep., Nov.-Dec. 2003, at 13.

(With Liza Dawson, et al.)  Safety Issues in Cell-Based Intervention Trials, 80 Fertility & Sterility 1077 (2003).

"The Routinization of Prenatal Testing." 28 American Journal of Law & Medicine 233-270 (2002).

"The Allure and Peril of Genetics Exceptionalism: Do We Need Special Genetics Legislation?" 79 Washington University Law Quarterly 669-748 (2001).

"Ambiguous Unanimity." In Law at the End of Life: The Supreme Court and Assisted Suicide, Edited by Carl E. Schneider. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2000.

"Case Law in Genetics." In Mapping Public Policy for Genetic Technology: A Legislators' Resource Guide C-1 to C-23, Edited by Brenda J. Trolin. Denver: National Conference of State Legislatures, 1998.

(with Gostin, Lawrence and Rosemary Quigley). "Challenges in Drafting Genetics Legislation." In Mapping Public Policy for Genetic Technology: A Legislators' Resource Guide 5-1 to 5-18, Edited by Brenda A. Trolin. Denver: National Conference of State Legislators, 1998.

"Commentary: Ethical Issues in Genetic Testing." 8 Kennedy Institute of Bioethics Journal 161 (1998).

"Sex Selection, Nondirectiveness, and Equality." 3 University of Chicago Law School Roundtable 473 (1996).

"Whose Genes are These Anyway? Familial Conflicts over Access to Genetic Information." 91 Michigan Law Review 1854-1908 (1993).

"Isolation and Characterization of the Rat Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 Gene." 265 Journal of Biological Chemistry 2078 (1990).

"Dieldrin Inhibition of Gap Junctional Intercellular Communication in Rat Glial Cells as Measured by the Fluorescent Photobleaching and Scrape Loading/Dye Transfer Assay." 9 Fundamental and Applied Toxicology 785 (1987).



Review, 3 J. L. & Biosci. 436 (2016) (reviewing Henry T. Greely, The End of Sex and the Future of Human Reproduction (2016)).

Book Review, Am. J. Bioethics, Oct. 2012, at 52 (reviewing Robert Klitzman, Am I My Genes? Confronting Fate and Family Secrets in the Age of Genetic Testing (2012)).

Review of Genetic Testing and the Use of Information, by Clarisa Long. 41 Jurimetrics Journal of Law, Science and Technology 261-273 (2001).



Opinion, New Abortion Laws May Save Roe v. Wade, Baltimore Sun (May 31, 2019, 6:00 AM),