Argument: People can create clones to lead the lives they wanted for themselves

Issue Report: Ban on human reproductive cloning


Simon Smith. “The Benefits of Human Cloning”. Human – “You want your clone to lead the life that was meant to be yours – The Human Cloning Foundation has been surprised by the number of people that write to say that they would like to have a clone so that it may lead the life that was meant to be theirs. Typically, these are people who have suffered some terrible physical or mental handicap and feel robbed of the opportunities they should have had in life. Some see this life as a sacrifice so that the life of their clone may be enriched.”