A lesbian couple in Unionstown, Ohio is suing a sperm bank for mistakenly sending them sperm donated by an African-American man when they wanted to have an all-white baby. According to the Chicago Tribune, Jennifer Cramblett and her partner Amanda Zinkon sued the Midwest Sperm Bank in Cook County...
According to the Chicago Tribune, Jennifer Cramblett, who is white, is suing Midwest Sperm Bank for “wrongful birth and breach of warranty” because, she alleges, the sperm bank gave her African-American sperm instead of the white sperm she requested and thus she gave birth to a mixed race baby. Citing the “emotional and economic losses [...]
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A white mother in Ohio is suing a sperm bank for accidentally giving her African-American sperm, which led to her having an African-American baby. Read more...
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