The proposed bill says surrogacy will only involve Indian couples, and will be done by a ‘close relative’, with no money involved.
The government is considering changing its laws after a gay father won the right to adopt his biological son last year.
Ultra-conservative Rep. Trent Franks, who obsessively attacks women's right to choose, reportedly asked female staffers if they'd act as surrogates for him—and they worried he wanted to impregnate them through sex.
What did Rep. Trent Franks do? He had to resign after allegedly asking several staffers to be a surrogate for his baby and tried to convince one woman they were in love by having her read an article about how to know you're in love. The GOP, led by...
We're here, we're queer, and we want access to in vitro fertilization and surrogate pregnancies.
Ambrosia Labs claims to be the first company to export human breast milk to the US. Its founders say their business model is beneficial to mothers in Cambodia, but advocates fear they're exploiting vulnerable women.
Unlike our friends who stop refilling their birth control and get pregnant, for us "trying" does not involve regular romps. Rather, it requires countless doctors' appointments, thousands of dollars of out-of-pocket fees, and mind-numbing bureaucracy.
Melissa Cook, a surrogate, is pregnant with triplets. Their intended father and sperm donor wanted her to get an abortion. She refused now and she wants custody. Cook has filed a federal lawsuit that could change surrogacy laws for better or worse.
International surrogacy agencies flocked the southern state of Tabasco after it became more difficult to operate in India in 2012. Now changes in the law restricting the practice to heterosexual Mexicans mean they are looking for another base again.
In 2015, India, Nepal, Thailand, and Mexico—nearly all the major markets for commercial surrogacy—banned the practice for foreigners. But the global demand isn't going anywhere.
While surrogacy itself remains illegal in France, the state will now legally recognize children born abroad through a surrogate mother who have at least one French parent.