- Apr 21, 2021
The French bishops’ conference has urged Catholics to join mass protests against a government-backed bioethics bill that would liberalize abortion and embryo research and allow in vitro fertilization for lesbians and single mothers.
According to the leadership of the Catholic Church in Ukraine, surrogate motherhood allows for “international child trafficking” and they have now urged for the practice to be banned.
Prospective parents in New York could enter into paid surrogacy contracts under a proposal that the governor says he’ll try to pass again in 2020.
Proposed changes to Britain’s surrogacy laws would lead to the “further demeaning of pregnancy,” according to the leading Catholic bioethics center in the country.
Jennifer Lahl is the president of the Center for Bioethics and Culture, and spoke to Crux about her new film ‘#BigFertility’.
Women intellectuals, doctors, and scholars from all over the world met in Rome for a conference where they pleaded with the United Nations to ban European citizens from traveling abroad to procure surrogate mothers.