Study finds gestational surrogacy often misunderstood, unevenly judged
Heather Jacobson, associate professor of sociology, offers the first book-length ethnographic examination of gestational surrogacy in the U.S. in "Labor of Love: Gestational Surrogacy and the Work of Making Babies (Rutgers University Press)." Jacobson ...
Pre-birth judicial approval model could be the surrogacy solution
Rather than make proposals for the legal regulation of surrogacy last month, a governmental inquiry on surrogacy in Sweden published its conclusion that surrogacy should actually be banned, with no exceptions. While this seems especially harsh, the ...
Surrogacy is mother of all ethical debates
A CHILD surrogacy conference took place in Dublin on Mothers' Day, March 6. The title was 'Families Through Surrogacy', and it was a trade fair for fertility centres and legal and medical professionals, who were promoting the expanding, international, ...
Surrogacy Means Uteruses For Rent And Babies For Sale
Surrogacy arrangements are ripe for legal and ethical messes, as the case of Melissa Cook shows. She is a 47-year old gestational surrogate who delivered triplets several weeks premature. She was conscripted for the job by a deaf 50-year-old postal ...
People Mag Covers Surrogate-Mom Nightmares, Including Abortions
Israel's High Court Rebukes State for Ignoring Petition on Same-sex Surrogacy
Justice Elyakim Rubinstein wondered why continuity wasn't granted to the surrogacy bill proposed by the previous health minister, Yael German, which passed its first reading before the previous Knesset disbanded in early 2015. “That would have solved a ...