Filner’s report card, Padres’ scandal, Aztecs’ mystery, next round in medical marijuana.

Even if it is unclear who we can trust to ensure that new technologies are safe, what is certain is that the days of the public passively accepting the implementation of new technologies are long gone.

The first in a series of pieces exploring the ethics issues surrounding the case of Henrietta Lacks, a poor black woman whose cells have been used for research for decades — without her consent.