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American Journal of Bioethics: Volume 10 Issue 3 - Mar 2010

Response to Open Peer Commentaries on ?Trans Fat Bans and Human Freedom?

American Journal of Bioethics: Volume 10 Issue 3 - Mar 2010

Trans Fat Bans and Human Freedom

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May 14, 2012 11:30 am

Slippery-Slope Logic, Applied to Health Care (New York Times)

One pernicious category of imaginary risks involves those created by users of the dreaded “slippery slope” arguments. Such arguments are dangerous because they are popular, versatile and often convincing, yet completely fallacious. Worse, they are creeping into an arena that should be above this sort of thing: the Supreme Court, in its deliberations on health care reform.