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IVF Frozen Embryos Spur Legal Fights
In vitro fertilization (IVF) has created a new frontier on the legal front for couples who divorce. Who controls the frozen embryos that result from IVF? Such disputes have been growing as the procedure — in which an egg and sperm are joined outside the body — has become more common. Yet the legal system hasn't established clear standards as to how to approach such cases, and the outcomes have varied widely.