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Friday November 25th, 2016

Missouri Appeals Court Rules Frozen Embryos are Property, Not Persons

The battle over two frozen embryos was decided by the Missouri Court of Appeals last week. In a contentious dispute involving divorced couple Jalesia McQueen, 44, […]
Tuesday November 22nd, 2016

Mother files lawsuit for nonpayment of maternity leave

A former Verizon employee filed a lawsuit against her employer alleging the company’s refusal to pay for her maternity leave benefits. Marybeth Walz required a surrogate […]
Tuesday November 8th, 2016

Lawsuit alleges infertility doctor uses own sperm to inseminate patients

According to CBC News, a possible class-action lawsuit against former fertility doctor, Norman Barwin of Ottawa, Canada, alleges he impregnated two patients with his own sperm […]
Monday October 31st, 2016

WHO classifies infertility as disability

In 2017, The Word Health Organization (WHO) will officially publish a more expansive definition of how infertility qualifies as a disability. Considered a progressive move, the […]