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Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Alexandra Harney: Chinese Look Overseas for Surrogates

From the New York Times:

Wealthy Chinese are hiring U.S. women to serve as surrogates for their children, creating a small but growing business in $120,000 “designer” American babies for China’s elite.

Surrogacy agencies in China and the United States are catering to wealthy Chinese who want babies outside the country’s restrictive family planning policies, who are unable to conceive themselves or who are seeking U.S. citizenship for their children.

The possibility of emigration is another draw — U.S. citizens may apply for green cards for their parents when they turn 21.

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Interesting! I cannot say that I agree with this practice, but it is interesting to read about.

Posted by: Tulsa Divorce Lawyer Matt Ingham | Oct 2, 2013 11:51:32 AM

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