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Editor: Margaret Ryznar
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Monday, March 14, 2011

Baby Gender Selection in the UK

From MailOnline:

A leading NHS fertility doctor is making money by sending couples abroad to choose the sex of their unborn baby – a procedure that is illegal in Britain.

Gynaecologist Charles Kingsland, clinical director of Britain’s largest NHS fertility unit and a former inspector for the fertility watchdog, refers at least one woman a week to a clinic in Northern Cyprus to be implanted with a selected embryo.

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That's nothing new, really. Gender selection medical tourism, we could call it! There's a whole industry that caters to parents who want to have a say in picking their unborn babies' gender.

Posted by: Anita@Conceive a Girl | Mar 25, 2011 5:34:31 PM

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