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Widow of Falklands war veteran wins legal battle to save frozen embryos

High court victory gives Samantha Jefferies ‘last chance’ to have child by husband, who died after they started fertility treatment The widow of a Falklands war veteran has won a high court declaration giving her a “last chance” to have her late husband’s child. Samantha Jefferies, 42, from East Sussex, was forced to go to court after the shock discovery that the 10-year period for storing the frozen embryos the couple had created had been inexplicably amended to two years and had since expired.
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