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The dilemma of blood donor: between donors’ equality and health of recipients

Maître de conférences à l’Université de Montpellier
Institut de droit européen des droits de l’homme (IDEDH EA 3976)

29 avril 2015 - C.J.U.E., arrêt Geoffrey Léger

The European Court of Justice was again confronted with the question of the discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation, about the permanent exclusion of blood donor provided by French regulation for Men who have Sex with Men (« MSM »). Turning to the judge, the citizens are nevertheless not always able to get a clear answer, as the societal and ethical dilemmas should above all be of responsibility of the national legislators.