More and more students are interested in using software to perform "virtual" dissections instead of actual dissections on real animals. Now, more students and animal-rights activists are demanding the school districts create official policies of using virtual dissection as an alternative to real animal dissection. To date, California, Illinois, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island require that students be told that they will have to dissect animals in their biology courses and that virtual dissections are an acceptable

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