O.C. Couple Who Used Surrogate Ruled Parents
SANTA ANA — In a ruling that redefines the legal rights and responsibilities of some California parents, a state appeals court declared Tuesday that a couple who hired a surrogate mother to bear ... also referred to the Bible and the dilemma King Solomon ...
Mothers through surrogacy cannot take maternity leave, EU judge rules… because it is the BIRTH mother who is entitled to it even if she doesn't keep the baby
Women who use surrogate mothers to have a child do not have a legal right to maternity leave when the baby is born, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled on Tuesday. The 1992 law governing who does get maternity leave states that it must be granted to ...
Surrogate mother 'holding couple ransom with unborn baby'
In an affidavit presented to a judge at KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban, the wife, who is unnamed to protect the identity of the baby, argues that because none of the surrogate mother's genetic material was used in the fertilisation process, she has ...
The Risk of the Recalcitrant Surrogate Mother; Brecht and Solomon
Would that Mary Beth Whitehead Gould,'' she lamented, ''were as truly loving a mother as her biblical predecessor.'' I have rarely seen so cruel (though unwitting) an application of the idea that eternal moral truths can be recovered from a culture's myths.
Genetic parents get temporary custody of baby in battle with surrogate mother
SANTA ANA, Calif. -- In an arrangement that was likened to the biblical tale of King Solomon, surrogate mother Anna L. Johnson tearfully agreed yesterday to temporarily surrender custody of the baby she bore to the infertile couple who hired her.