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    A Surrogate pregnancy is not the same as a natural pregnancy

    Dear Members of the Minnesota Legislature, Today I’ve been asked to bring my expertise to clarify the medical and psychological risks for surrogate mothers, and to explain the process it takes for these women to get pregnant. By way of background, I spent my first career in pediatric critical care nursing for nearly 20 years […] More

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    Surrogacy: An LGBT Equality Advocate’s Perspective

    My name is Gary Powell. I have been an advocate for gay, lesbian and bisexual equality since my late teens. I also oppose surrogacy: both commercial surrogacy, and so-called altruistic surrogacy. I do not believe there is any universal human right to be a parent, and I do not believe that the campaign to legalise […] More