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In U.K. Lesbians Given Equal Birth Rights

BBC News,  Sept 2, 2009
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Women in same-sex relationships can now register both their names on the birth certificate of a child conceived as a result of fertility treatment.

Female couples not in a civil partnership but receiving fertility treatment may also both be registered.

The law change applies to female couples in England and Wales who were having fertility treatment on or after 6 April 2009. Read more.


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