Couple's Legal Battle in Thailand Highlights Surrogacy, Gay Rights

August 14, 2015 05:25 PM
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Thailand has tightened laws governing the country's booming surrogacy industry, which enables people to hire Thai women to carry and give birth to their children. One foreign same-sex couple whose surrogate delivered their baby before the ban has been stuck in the country for months because the surrogate refuses to sign documents to allow the infant a passport. VOA 's Steve Sandford reports.