There’s been lots of buzz in the news this week about the High Court’s formal declaration that current legislation discriminates against single parents with children born through surrogacy. A landmark case involving a single father and his child has caused ministers to considering changing the law to allow single parents through surrogacy to receive a parental order rather than having to adopt their children in order to be recognised as the legal parent.

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http://www.familylaw.co.uk/news_and_comment/president-declares-that-uk-law-should-give-single-parents-through-surrogacy-the-same-rights-as-couples#.V0bQneRwvfe