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 ...
Surrogate mother goes against trend in conservative states
"The Bible is pretty silent on that issue ... According to Kansas law, paying the surrogate mother more than medical expenses, legal fees and living expenses is a felony. Another Kansas law states legal maternity can be established by "proof of (the ...
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.
The Reproductive Technology of Surrogate Mothers
Since biblical times, traditional surrogates -- who are the biological mothers of the child they carry -- have conceived babies for other women. Today, it's legally less complicated to create a child genetically unrelated to the surrogate mother ...