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The Value Of A Human Life

The cost of a premature birth was the beginning of a controversy involving the price of health care, AOL’s CEO and the baby's mother. The dispute sparked a national debate about the value of a human life.


Deanna Fei will speak about her book at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31 at the Plaza Branch of the Kansas City Public Library. RSVP at

The Children's Mercy Center for Bioethics will host a free webinar focusing on Fei's book at noon on Wednesday, June 1. For more information and to register, visit

Lisa Rodriguez is the news director for KCUR 89.3. Follow her on Twitter @larodrig.
Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.