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“A greater onus of proof that a mother has consented”

Reports in today's media are already predicting the outcomes of the ongoing federal government inquiry into surrogacy, suggesting that  Australian couples may be banned from accessing surrogates overseas in a bid to prevent the exploitation of vulnerable women.  Although the committee into surrogacy is only expected to hand down its findings to the government in the first… Continue reading “A greater onus of proof that a mother has consented”

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Kiwi couple with “triplings” by surrogates, stuck in Mexico

This story is a very real version of how things can go wrong.  The couple have concurrently had 3 babies to 2 surrogates and are now stuck in Mexico, unable to get home  http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/03/27/plea-help-kiwi-gay-couples-triplings-come-home