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Beyond ‘Octomom’: Emerging issues in assisted reproduction

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News Articles:

CA Surrogacy Law Supersedes Best Interest of Children

What do the babies think about it? By Pinki Virani

An Indian perspective on the international market in babies gestated by surrogate mothers

Surrogate motherhood is not work; it is exploitation By Regula Staempfli

Surrogacy negates all human values, no matter how well women are paid

The Economist’s free market ideology fails vulnerable women By Michael Cook

The world’s most influential news magazine is campaigning for commercial surrogacy. Why not cannibalism?

Exposing the dark side of egg donation By Philippa Taylor

Does the health and well being of women count for nothing? Where are the feminists standing up for them? Where are the regulators?

The surrogacy industry exploits women… and makes a lot of money doing it-By Kathleen Sloan

The newest “human right” sought by the LGBT-lobby: lesbian cross-fertilization-Agenda Europe

Trading on the female body: surrogacy, exploitation, and the US Government By Kathleen Sloan – Commercial surrogacy commodifies women and children.

Gay Marriage Is Fueling Research On Lab-Grown GMO Babies

The debate is already leagues beyond whether gays should adopt babies who are already born and need homes. Now we are grappling with buying and selling constructed babies.

Stem cell biology may revolutionise reproduction By Michael Cook

Scientists are close to finding out how to create eggs and sperm in a Petri dish

Don’t Ignore The Child’s Perspective On Gay Couples Commissioning Babies

What is it like for a child to grow up not just without knowledge of her mother, but with the knowledge that she was bought and paid for?

Costa Rica strong-armed into legalising IVF By Michael Cook

A violation of sovereignty goes unnoticed

Investor scrambles to raise $2.5M for Australia’s first IVF ‘egg bank’ – Profiting from human eggs is a crime in Australia, but that’s not stopping an investment group from trying to raise $2.5M for the country’s first IVF ‘bank.’ By Pete Baklinski


By Andrew Smith, Australian correspondent

UK: Three parent babies ‘reckless and dangerous’, warns Christian campaigners


Britain’s ‘first gay surrogate dads’ want girl triplets via sex selection process illegal in UK


A Baby With 3 Parents Has Been Born. These Are the Dangers You Should Know About. Anna Higgins


Anonymous sperm donor opponent answers her critics By Stephanie Raeymaekers – A Belgian woman describes some of the practices in the industry


Council of Europe protects human dignity with rejection of surrogacy resolution – Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Health Committee rejects proposal which would have allowed surrogacy in ‘not for profit’ agreements Debate now moves to full Assembly, where representatives of 47 countries will discuss total ban on all forms of surrogacy agreements

UK: Judge condemns surrogacy ‘market’ and allows surrogate to keep baby – Antony Blackburn-Starza


One set of triplets, two biological fathers: Finding we were donor-conceived was just the first shock.


Surrogacy has something to offend everyone: Whether you are progressive or conservative, feminist or pro-life, straight or gay, surrogacy is not the answer.- Jennifer Roback Morse


For some Canadian women surrogacy is sacred: Goddess rituals create a motivating mystique where fees are banned. – Michael Cook


Blind faith in DNA: We should be wary of accepting bold claims by researchers until they have been thoroughly tested – Heather Zeiger


CUNY Math Professor Donates Sperm in Target Bathrooms – Written By Laurie Higgins


Good news on three-parent embryos … or maybe not – It appears that recent research from the UK has been over-hyped. – Philippa Taylor


Can We Make Ourselves More Moral? Designer Babies, Hormone Therapy, and the New Eugenics of Transhumanism – by  Richard Weikart


In An Industry That Makes People, What Could Possibly Go Wrong? by Jennifer Roback Morse


Children and Donor Conception and Assisted Reproduction – Survivor Series

IVF: First genetically-modified human embryos ‘could be created in Britain within weeks’

Scientists are about to learn whether their research proposal has been approved by the fertility watchdog


Robert Lopez’s interview with Philippa Taylor, a leading expert on the risks of three-parent embryos. This new technology has been billed as a way to help women with high pregnancy risks and childless couples who want to be jointly related to a child even if a third party’s gamete will be necessary to achieve conception. It’s worth a listen:


Sperm donor sues to force surrogate mother to abort one of her triplets The sordid realities and ethical nightmares of surrogacy are coming to light.


A donor-conceived woman speaks out


Will gene ‘editing’ help infertile couples? Claims that it will lack any evidence base. – See more at:


The dark past of anonymous sperm donation


Freezing your eggs isn’t taking control

Court orders Sherri Shepherd to pay child support for surrogate son she abandoned


American surrogate mom dies while carrying twins for Spanish couple

Surrogacy, exploits (mostly) poor and destitute women–sometimes at a terrible toll to physical and/or emotional health, and occasionally, at the cost of their lives. By Wesley J. Smith

Commercial Surrogacy: Stop It or Just Regulate It?


Canadian surrogacy rates jump as Asian countries suppress procedure

Gay designer Dolce backs off criticism of IVF


Planned Inhumanities: From Roe to Obergefell by  Robert Oscar Lopez

Why Moms and Dads Both Matter in Marriage

In ‘Modern Families’ mother and father are no longer necessary BY PHILIPPA TAYLOR


IVF: The uncomfortable truth

Fertility expert Dr Gedis Grudzinskas is famously blunt with his patients. He is also highly sceptical about the industry that has grown up around making babies and believes we put too much faith in medical solutions


FDA mulls approving ‘three parent embryos’ By Steve Weatherbe


Lesbians buy sperm from neuroscientist, then learn he’s actually a criminal. Now they’re suing for ‘wrongful conception.’

Oh what a tangled web we weave when choosing to eugenically conceive. By Wesley J. Smith

New relationships; new names – Gender confusion and reproductive technology are muddling the English language. We need to take action.


Mother horrified to learn ‘her’ IVF baby is not related to her after lab mix-up

After the mistake was revealed last year, the 30-year-old woman filed a lawsuit, but it was dismissed.


Three-Parent Embryos: Harming Women to Save Lives  by  Jennifer Lahl


‘Three-parent’ IVF: cure or myth?


Researchers say same-sex couples may soon be able to produce biological children together


American scientists are trying to genetically modify human eggs


Two-Father Babies Could Become A Reality–ekMezeg1pe


ADF to European Parliament: UK “three-parent embryo” legislation illegal


Mitochondrial donation approved in UK law

23 Hollywood Moms With Same Sperm Donor and One Crazy Vacation

And that’s just one fertility story out of Hollywood, where new technology (Pick the eye color! Freeze your ovaries!) and gay-friendly parental rights have spawned a booming baby business.

Children’s Rights, or Rights to Children?

Obama administration grants U.S. citizenship to foreign surrogate mothers and egg donors

‘This change in policy only furthers the buying and selling of children, to the buying and selling of U.S. citizenship,’ said Jennifer Lahl of the Center for Bioethics and Culture.


After three-parent babies, will there be “multiplex parenting”? A debate over an IVF technique in Britain has serious social consequences.


The surrogate who changed her mind


Surrogacy: a global trade in women’s bodies


The girl with three biological parents


Combining the DNA of three people raises ethical questions


Scientists tell British government: Don’t allow three-parent embryos


Open letter to UK Parliament: avoid historic mistake on rushing human genetic modification

Surrogacy: The twenty-first century’s new baby-making


The happy surrogate families


Surrogacy: Children of dreams, parents of means


Breaking the silence: redefining marriage hurts women like me – and our children

Janna Darnelle | features | 9 October 2014

The push to present a positive image of same-sex families has hidden the devastation on which many are built.


The new focus on children’s rights


Truth is sacred


How we justify a market in children


New Scientist: Three-parent babies are ‘ethically troubling’


MPs debate “Three-person IVF” (again)


Baby Gammy, Pedophilia, Baby Buying and Beyond

Another surrogate-produced product returned


Medical dilemma of ‘three-parent babies’: Fertility clinic investigates health of 17 teenagers it helped to be conceived through controversial IVF technique

Government dishonest over GM babies, warn scientists


Greater mental health risks for IVF babies


IVF: A Dangerous Deviation from Nature?


Issue analysis: Surrogacy

Italy’s Catholic bishops denounce court ruling that OK’d sperm donors


It’s true, denying IVF to gay men is unfair discrimination The rights of the child have already been swept aside for others.


Surrogate motherhood creates an ethical minefield A gay couple’s government-funded IVF twins have created a storm of controversy in Canada.


Quebec’s government health care will now fund IVF for surrogates hired by gay males


Here is an excellent critique of the surrogacy “power couple” of England, the Drewitt-Barlows, written by fellow child-of-lesbians Rivka Edelman:


Mother’s Day essay was written by Manuel Half, a boy conceived by a surrogacy contract in Europe:


In mix-up, woman pregnant with other couple’s twins

The legal maze of twins with three mothers

We are not just our DNA: The ethical dangers of three-parent embryos

Wesley J. Smith: Pushing polyamorous genetic-related babies

No automatic right to leave for moms in EU using surrogates


The perverse fruits of IVF

Surrogacy contracts and assisted reproduction regulation on legislative horizon

As FDA considers allowing three-parent babies, ethicist explains why the method is immoral

Commercialized surrogacy creates a second-class citizenry

“65 surrogate babies born to Israeli gay couples stuck in Thailand”


Utah mom to give birth to daughter’s daughter


Sperm donation: when the desires of parents trump the needs of children

Scientist create ‘robotic sperm’ to help with fertilisation and drug delivery


Surrogacy industry sees boom in US


No feel-good fairytale: Delivery Man and donor-created offspring


The Devastating Effects of Egg Donation

Facing the Fallout of Artificial Reproductive Technologies

An interview with Jennifer Lahl, founder and president of the Center for Bioethics and Culture


42 % Of “in Vitro” Conceived Children Develop Cancer, Reveals A Study By The University Of Lund


Half Siblings Linked by a Mystery Father

MTV’s ‘Generation Cryo’ Links Families


Fla. Supreme Court: Egg donor has parental rights in lesbian custody battle


Uruguayan Parliament approves law for free in vitro fertilization and surrogacy

Obama admin’s FDA mulling three-parent embryo creation


Former IVF baby warns of “three parent” IVF dangers


California Same-Sex Couples to Receive Fertility Coverage


Stop ‘eugenic’ creation of 3-parent embryos: Council of Europe Members to Britain

The Brave New World of Three-Parent Babies

What Surrogacy Reveals About Homosexuality Written By Laurie Higgins

Lost in Translation: The Failure of the International Reproductive Rights Norm
Part One: A Norm is Born By Susan Yoshihara, Ph.D.


Mark Regnerus: Defending my research on same-sex parenting

BLOG: Culture Challenge of the Week: Anonymous Fatherhood


Collaborative Reproduction and the Things We Should Not Do


Gotten, not begotten – Margaret Somerville


Designer babies move closer to reach with new IVF gene-screening technology


What Are the Rights of Donor-Conceived People?

Rare In-Vitro Technique Raises Autism Risk, Study Says


IVF linked to intellectual disability, autism in children: large study


Why the UK should reject three-parent embyros

Scientists Pressure Women to Sell Eggs for $50,000 or More


ON: Court awards lesbian $170,000 after being fired from Catholic school for using IVF

Researchers killing embryos ‘demean’ themselves: U.S. priest-scientist at Vatican


The Sanctity of Life, Even in a Test Tube | Robert P. George at WSJ


Embryos a la carte: wealthy customers paid $25,000 for shot of tissue taken from aborted babies


Do infertile couples undermine the ‘procreation argument’ for marriage?


Eugenics threat growing in IVF industry: British fertility expert


CA: Now you’re helping ‘gays’ REPRODUCE …

UK gov’t given go-ahead for ‘three-parent’ genetically altered embryos


Surrogate offered $10,000 to abort baby,” CNN

Kansas sperm donor case: Former same-sex partner seeks involvement


Why sperm ‘donation’ is bad for dads and kids


Why and How We Should Tackle the Sperm-Sale Industry


Canadian fertility company charged with multiple counts of illegal activity


Three-Parent Embryo: Modifying Future Generations

Craigslist sperm donor forced to pay child support to lesbian couple – despite giving up parental rights to the baby BEFORE she was born

Kansas Trying To Make Sperm Donor Pay Child Support

“Gay marriage opponents plan to fight paid surrogacy in 2013″


The Inter-American Court of Human Rights strikes down Costa Rica’s in vitro fertilization ban


Egg and sperm without love and sex

The real reason IVF is facing possible legalization in Costa Rica


Bioethics expert warns against GM babies plan


UK: Couple sue for IVF in landmark ‘age discrimination’ case

Baby, or your money back: fertility doctor mass produces, then sells embryos for $9,800

UCLA researchers link IVF to increased birth defect risk

In-Vitro Fertilization Raises Custody Rights and Family Law Questions


Fame Daddy: Celebrity sperm donor service gears up for launch

The new sexual predators

Sperm-donor father of 43 children passed on genetic disease


Danish sperm donor passes genetic disorder to five children

Chicago: In-vitro fertilization allows grandmother to give birth to grandchild


China appeals for sperm donors to counter infertility epidemic


Inter-American Court of Human Rights to rule on Costa Rica IVF ban


UK: Scientists Moving Forward With Making Three-Parent Embryos


Three-parent embryos for mitochondrial disease – unsafe, unethical and unnecessary

Conversion in the IVF laboratory


In Vitro Fertilization: the human cost


Surrogates and their discontents


Australia: Couple Fretting Over Last Frozen Embryo Highlights IVF Issues


European court ruling creates ‘right to eugenics’


Italy must allow embryo genetic screening because of unrestricted abortion law: Euro court ruling


UK: ‘Wife whose husband became secret sperm donor calls for change in the law to require partners’ consent’

Study: “In Vitro” Fertilized Children 4x More Likely To Be Born With Malformations

Marketing Natural Family Planning: promoting persons over industry


BLOG: Surrogates and Their Discontents


Many egg-donor recruiters ignore ethical standards


Industry journal admits IVF-related technologies not tested, unsafe


Sperm donor father denied interim access to toddler


Canadian Medical Association: babies not human until after birth

“Gay Marriage and the Test-Tube Tidal Wave”


The link between rented wombs and gay marriage by Michael Cook


How many parents would your child like?


Former IVF doc: my conversion began when confronted by a priest by Kathleen Gilbert

CA: Sperm Donor Lawsuit Filed by Lesbian


“The link between rented wombs and gay marriage”


Genetically modified 3-parent children hitting their teens

World’s First Genetically-Modified Babies Born, Or Were They?


Christians Rally to Protest Sperm Donors

‘Get over it’: children of anonymous sperm donors met with hostility, ridicule, say activists


Pro-life victory at Rio ‘sustainable development’ conference: ‘reproductive rights’ excised

UK Prime Minister backs controversial ‘3-parent’ IVF technique


UK group: Bioethics experts say use eggs from two women to produce human embryos

In Sperm Banks, a Matrix of Untested Genetic Disease


Court orders former B.C. lesbian couple to divide left-over sperm


IVF and the ‘right’ to be a parent: the child as an expensive lifestyle accessory


New England J. of Medicine: “In vitro fertilization off the hook for causing birth defects”


All assisted reproductive technologies have higher risk of birth defects: study


IVF is Human Experimentation That Causes Health Problems


Study: IVF Babies May Face Later Cardiac Risks


Leading infertility expert rips ineffective, costly IVF: ‘built on foundation of destroying life’


Catholic School Teacher May Challenge Her Firing For Using Artificial Insemination


What’s the Difference Between a Natural Father and a Sperm Donor? Cal. appeals court ruling


British sperm donor ‘fathered 600 children’

Australia: Couple sue IVF doctor for $10M in ‘wrongful birth’ case


Pro-life groups: Forcing in vitro on Costa Rica could result in a ‘right’ to abortion

UK Gov’t calls for IVF babies with three parents


Scientists grow sperm in laboratory dish

Hatch seeks show on his kids from sperm donations


Man’s Free Sperm Donations Result in 14 Kids, Angry FDA Letter

‘The violent act of buying and selling a child’: sperm donor children speak out


The sperm donor industry: lucrative, unregulated…and wrong


Fatherless: New documentary questions morality of anonymous sperm donation industry


Leading biotech company ditches embryo research: says not financially viable


Why ‘splitting’ motherhood is against the rights of the child


Austrian Law Banning Egg and Sperm Donation In a Single IVF Procedure Upheld


European Court Upholds Austria Ban on In-Vitro Fertilization

‘Baby trafficking’ scandal just the tip of the IVF/surrogacy iceberg: expert


Pro-life groups applaud EU ruling against patenting embryo-destructive technologies


Greenpeace Was Behind EU Lawsuit Seeking to Patent Embryos


A setback for embryonic stem cell research


Is it Possible to Have Three Biological Parents?


‘Free Sperm Donors’ and the Women Who Want Them

The science of eggsploitation: Human cloning researchers pay women to risk death so they can pursue their doomed experiments.

IVF babies up to 10 times more likely to suffer rare genetic disorders: geneticist


Twin killings: the foreseeable, but tragic consequences of IVF

Chuck Colson Mon Sep 26 10:35 EST Opinion

One Sperm Donor, 150 Sons and Daughters – Societal Ramifications?


India: Women Exploited in Surrogacy Pregnancy Contracts


Surrogacy Attorneys Caught Exploiting Women, Selling Babies

IVF turns pregnancy into a shopping expedition … with deadly results


“Selective Reduction” Abortions Shows Catholics Right on IVF


Sperm Donor Child Support: Is He Legally Liable?


Deselecting and selecting our children


Ohio wrong-embryo couple gets twins from surrogate


Valuable advice: don’t buy ‘fresh’ semen on the Internet says Health Canada

Scientists produce mice from lab-grown sperm

The question of embryo adoption is closed: Msgr. Ignacio Barreiro

Costa Rica hauled to international court for resisting IVF

Israeli court allows dead girl’s eggs to be harvested

UK: Sperm donor who’s sired 16 offspring – altruistic? Or deeply distasteful?–altruistic-Or-deeply-distasteful.html?printingPage=true

Federal Lawsuit Dismissed, Taxes to Fund Human Embryonic Stem-Cell Research

1.5 million embryos killed through IVF since 1991 in Britain

Mexican politicians seek to redefine embryo to allow commercialization


‘Win a baby’ IVF lottery denounced by UK ethicists

UK: Law leads to 18 month wait for fertility treatment

Controversial Costa Rican ads liken IVF to homicide

U.S. Census data show California families changing,0,3978165.story

Costa Rica ignores enormous international pressure and keeps IVF ban

Former top IVF doc: I was ‘absolutely horrified’ when I realized what I was doing

Swedish women warned over Danish sperm


UK: Our two daughters have six ‘parents’


UK: PM aims to end IVF postcode lottery


UK: ‘Father’ ordered to pay £100k for children he never knew he had after ex-wife tricked IVF clinic into using his frozen sperm

Seattle: IVF plan letting two women share single donor’s eggs touted for cost savings


Ottawa archbishop: IVF provides children ‘at the expense of their brothers and sisters’


Canada: When the state funds IVF, the cost is too high for everyone


Germany to subsidize IVF in bid to reverse dwindling birthrate

What price baby bliss? Social acceptance of commercial conception ignores all the hidden costs.


Costa Rica must legalize IVF or face penalties: human rights commission and see this article for further details as follows:

In Vitro Fertilization Should Have One-Embryo Limit, Health Experts Say


Embryo mix-up couple expect twins from surrogate


French Senate adopts ‘catastrophic’ bioethics law allowing embryo research


French couple issues appeal in surrogacy case

Appeals court rules N.J. woman must adopt boy conceived through in vitro to be considered mother


WA: Bill would allow legal payments surrogate mothers – Legislation Crosses Ethical Boundaries


“Bills on paid surrogacy, gay marriage get hearings”


When babies and mothers are treated like commodities


Embryo Adoption: Ethical? Mt. Sonai Hospital in Toronto offers new option


Oxford ethicist: use IVF to create only smart babies


‘Intended mother’ must adopt son conceived through IVF, NJ Court rules


‘Eggsploitation’ reveals egg donor dangers


Canada: Free sperm donor model faces hurdles


Lesbian couple’s £9.99 a month fertility clinic is country’s first aimed only at same-sex couples


Scientists seek approval for new ‘three-parent’ IVF technology


Center for Reproductive Rights and UNFPA Launch New Briefing Paper on Family Planning and Human Rights

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Will Washington Allow the Sale of People? by Joseph Backholm – Executive Director, Family Policy Institute of Washington

See Washington State House Bills: HB 1649 2011 & HB1267-S2.E 2011

‘Baby-selling’ surrogacy bill passes Washington State House


U.S. bishops’ publication urges priests to preach on contraception, sterilization, IVF

NJ: Court Nixes Infertile Wife’s Status as Parent of Husband’s Surrogate Chil


Texas Appeals Court Approves Registration of California Same-Sex Custody Decree

SD lawmakers reject surrogacy bill–+Latest+news

Children of Sperm Donors Share Stories of Anonymous Dads


Reproductive technologies creating a new stolen generation


UK: IVF and abortion claim similar number of women’s lives a year


India: Bill seeks to regulate surrogacy


Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban, Faith and the ‘gestational carrier’

Supreme Court Renders Mixed Decision on Assisted Human Reproduction Act IVF does not heal


Canada: Fertility law not working, critics say


Costa Rica under pressure to lift ban on in vitro fertilization


Spanish Researchers Want to Tag Human Embryos With Bar Codes

Netherlands: “Test tube law discriminates against lesbians” Don’t ‘Violate Rights of Unborn with … In Vitro Fertilzation’


Austria wins right to appeal court decision against IVF restrictions than you know: The movie Never Let Me Go holds a searing lesson in bioethics we must heed today MARGARET SOMERVILLE


Woman Seeks Identity of Anonymous Sperm-Donor Father


New Study Confirms Overwhelming Death Rate of IVF Human Embryos


Test-tube parenthood on trial BARBARA KAY Bishops Condemn Proposed Legislation to Legalize IVF


Sperm’ widow in mistress twist

Vatican Cardinal: Artificial Procreation a “Shameful Form of Commerce”


Vatican Official Criticizes Nobel Prize for IVF Pioneer


My daughter’s sperm donor died

No Funding for IVF…Yet, Says Cash-Strapped Ontario Gvmt Women sue over sperm mixup


UK: Pair convicted of running illegal fertility company


UK men charged for illegal sperm donor Web site Donors could get up to £800 for their eggs

Jennifer Aniston: Who Needs Men when We Have IVF?


Int’l Couples Flock to U.S. for Gender-Selective In-Vitro Fertilization



“Eggsploitation” documentary reveals secrets of infertility industry


Fertility’s New Legal Front

In Many States, a Baby Conceived After a Father Dies Can’t Get Survivor Benefits


India’s surrogate mothers face new rules


FDA OKs first embryonic stem cell research trial on humans, despite concerns

IVF children more likely to develop cancer


Sperm Bank Offers Celebrity Look-A-Like Donors

Funded IVF treatment leaves nurses and potential patients with questions


Forever homeless


How do donor conceived children fare and feel?

A new report examines the outcomes

By Charles Andreasen, Researcher, Institute of Marriage and Family Canada

Is existence enough? Don’t donor-conceived kids have rights?

For whose benefit are these children created? Their own? Or their parents?


Globe Essay: Life’s essence, bought and sold

What are children’s rights when it comes to their origins? By Margaret Somerville


Black Friday at the Breakfast Table: DOMA on the Ropes


New Canadian Governor General: Spearheaded Pro-Gay Adoption/IVF Report


German Court Approves Genetic Screening in IVF


Philippine Legislators Attempting to Resurrect Controversial Reproductive Health Bill


Woman Aborts Wrongly Implanted Embryo, Uses ‘Morning-After’ Pill

St. Louis Planned Parenthood to Offer Artificial Insemination


US Pro-Life Group Signs on to UK Call for Ban on In Vitro Fertilization Donor-Conceived Children More Likely to be Isolated, Delinquent


French Study: Assisted Reproductive Technology Doubles Risk of Deformity


Does IVF Promote Objectification of Unborn Life? for Reproductive Rights: “India and Poland Urged to Improve Reproductive Rights”


Israel Passes New Law On Egg Donation, Allowing Religion of Donor To Be Ascertained

Kids of ‘Donor’ Fathers Face Challenges


Deadbeat donor dads


Who did I come from? The children of donor dads grow up


Law Review: When Your Body is Your Business (Surrogacy)


India: Surrogacy bill looks to protect child’s interest New World: Sex for Babies Obsolete in Ten Years, Boast Researchers


‘Reproductive rights’ missing from U.N. treaties?


Babies left in limbo as India struggles with demand for surrogacy Errors at IVF clinics ‘almost double’ in 12 months


‘3 Parent Kids’

Mo., Calif. couples sue over control of embryos


European Court of Human Rights (ECHR): Austrian law restricting in vitro fertilization violates European Convention on Human Rights


UK: Surrogacy law allows same-sex couples to become legal parents


Israel: Same-sex couple petitions to use surrogate mother Frozen Embryos: Is Adoption a Valid Moral Option? Sperm Donors Really Anonymous Anymore? DNA testing makes them easy to trace


IVF Technique May Pass on Genetic Defects to Children


Risk of Stillbirth 4 Times Higher After IVF


Is Embryo Adoption Immoral?


Obama Administration Proposes Expanding Embryonic Stem Cell Research Further


NIH Redefines Embryonic Stem Cells

Indiana Court: Surrogate not necessarily legal mother

Appeals judges order evidentiary hearing to prove maternity


Embryo adoption is latest trend


AU: Insults fly as surrogacy laws pass


AU: Surrogacy Seen as Threat to Children’s Rights

Queensland’s Pro-family Groups Mount Opposition


South Dakota Senate Rejects Effort to Undermine Embryonic Stem Cell Ban

In the womb of controversy Battles Expose Uneven Legal Landscape Legislator Bears Child for Male Homosexual Couple


100 Polish Scientists Condemn In Vitro Fertilization


Deadly Utility

Funding Embryo-Destructive Research

Jennifer Lopez Down on In Vitro – So Why is IVF Contrary to Pro-Life Values

New Jersey judge calls surrogate legal mother of twins


Making Mommies: Law, Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis, and the Complications of Pre-Motherhood

Christian Medical Association CEO Quits AMA over Health Care Support, Embryo Research (pdf)

Building a Baby, With Few Ground Rules


Irish judges: Gay sperm donor should see his son set to fund more stem cell study
New lines approved ‘Today’s announcement is the first wave’


‘I was never your father’ – DNA testing and what it can do to children Rights of Test Tube Babies
There is much to praise in a recent report that describes the current state of Ontario’s adoption and assisted reproduction systems, but it also raises serious ethical problems. Issues Firm Condmenation of IVF in Reproductive Technology Document
Say “Children are not parents’ possessions to manufacture, manipulate, or design

‘Three parent babies’ take a step closer to reality

Scientists are a step closer to producing a controversial “three parent baby” after they successfully fertilised an egg with two biological mothers.


If the Embryo is Human, It is a Person: Vatican Doctrine Official

Stem Cell Breakthrough Could Create Babies Without Men, Women, or Sexual Relations


No men OR women needed: Scientists create sperm and eggs from stem cells

Women Launch Lawsuit to Stop New York State Payment for Ova Donation

Obama administration sued to stop tax-funding of embryonic stem cell research


A lawsuit on behalf of “plaintiff embryos” could halt federally funded research


MA: Mother of twins wants access to “sperm donor”, appellate court wary


From Reproductive Choice to Reproductive Justice


Eugenics and the “New Biology” Part 1: Historical Background; Gleitman v. Cosgrove . . . the word – embryos can be adopted


Lesbian’s victory legalizes religious discrimination


As IVF Debate Rages in Poland, Doctors Propose Ethical, Natural, More Effective Alternative


Fertility clinic sued for destroying embryos

Mom to give up IVF baby after docs gave her the “wrong embryo” of paying for test-tube babies

If society pays the costs for creating test-tube babies, we also have to accept the ethical responsibility.

Ontario Premier McGuinty is on the wrong track with In Vitro Fertilization


When the biological clock runs out


Polish Catholic group wants to criminalize IVF


UK: IVF kids can now have 2 mums on birth certificate

Ontario Gov’t Panel Urges Funding In Vitro Fertilization for all, Including Singles
Proposes ‘Gestational Carriers,’ Freezing of Embryos to Keep IVF Costs Down


Gene therapy for the unborn

Successful trials raise hopes for end to inherited human disorders

By Steve Connor, Science Editor


Prospect of humans with 3 biological parents moves “closer”


UK couples travel to USA for embryo sex selection

Twins created to treat sick brother

D.C. Law Gives Lesbian Partners Same Rights as Birth Mothers of Artificially Conceived Children

UK Lesbian Couple Wins Fight for IVF at Taxpayers Expense

Pope Benedict: “Dark scenarios” loom in biotechnology

Differences between non-embryonic and embryonic stem cells sperm created from stem cells in world first, claims British university

British scientists have created human sperm using stem cells in a medical first that could revolutionise fertility treatment, they claim.


World Record Is Set After Baby Is Born Using Sperm Frozen For Two Decades


Georgia Law First in Nation to Govern Embryo Adoption


“National Institutes of Health Guidelines for Human Stem Cell Research”

(Draft Guidelines)

74 Fed. Reg. 18,578 (April 23, 2009)

Westchester Institute on egg donation


Pro-lifers try again on Colo. amendment

Eggs as Capital: Human Egg Procurement in the Fertility Industry and the Stem Cell Research Enterprise


Obama Abruptly Sacks Bio-ethics Panel Critical of Embryonic Stem-Cell Research


Poland’s Bishops Support Draft Law Banning In Vitro Fertilization

The wrong cure for infertility

Turning baby-making into a technology can have devastating results


‘An embryo property case’ York Stem Cell Research Board Agrees to Pay for Women’s Eggs for Science


UNFPA Gives Awards to Nicaraguan Pro-Abortion NGO, “Reproductive Rights” Advocate

Ethicists warn against money for human egg donations set to become 1st state with embryo adoption law, Surrogacy, & Reproductive Tourism Revisited

Embryo Exchanges and Adoption Tax Credits

How Far Do We Go in the Best Interest of the Child in Assisted Reproductive Technology Legislature Passes Nation’s First Embryo Adoption Law


“Donor Offspring” Redefining Family


What About the Children? A Call for Regulation of Assisted Reproductive Technology

U.K. Embryo Authority Warns IVF Children Have 30% Higher Risk of Genetic Abnormality

Another IVF Tragedy illustrates How “Assisted Reproduction” Increasingly Epitomizes an “Entitlement Culture”


In vitro industry out of control: Christian ethicists have work to do

Society and artificial reproduction

Picture emerging of In Vitro Fertilization risks

Conceiving the Inconceivable: Legal Recognition of the Posthumously Conceived Child

Test-Tube Truths: Couples Tempted by IVF Face a Number of Moral Dilemmas

Eugenic Euphemisms: Protecting our children from diseases—and ugly truths

A Creation Myth for the 21st Century

Does sex have a future?

Children of Sperm Donors Have Rights, TooNEW Man loses bid to avoid parenting duties

A growing culture of fatherlessness. The legal dilemmas of erecting a wall between sperm donors and mothers. –
Canadian Court OK’s Ban on Active Homosexuals from Sperm Donation due to AIDS. Says evidence establishes higher prevalence of HIV and hepatitis among homosexuals –
Judge: Paternal Duties Apply to Child Born of Artificial Insemination –
My Father Was an Anonymous Sperm Donor –
Expert warns “right to child” does not exist –
Whose Daughter? – Buffalo girl –
Response to the Vermont Psychiatric Association Amici Brief in the Vermont Marriage Case –