surrogacy

Coronavirus leaves one-month-old baby stranded

Gay couple says Israel won’t let them come home with their surrogate child.

By AARON ENGELBERG
01/04/2020
Sheka and Teka, Israel Electric Corporation mascots
Electric Corporation offers gay employees NIS 30,000 for surrogacy process

The announcement was made on Israel's Family Day, marked on the 30th of the Hebrew month of Shvat, to commemorate the anniversary of the death of Henrietta Szold, founder of Hadassah.

26/02/2020
We are family, protest against surrogacy discrimination, July 22, 2018.
High Court maps out middle ground on gay adoption

The justices said they would still require a court order before the adoption becomes final.

Surrogacy and conversion
Ask the Rabbi: Surrogacy and conversion

While within Jewish law, fatherhood is established through the owner of the sperm, the case of ovum donation is more critical because Jewish status.

By SHLOMO BRODY
25/01/2020
Breaking the stigma of surrogacy...

... among the religious

By GADI DEUTSCH
21/08/2019
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.
100 rabbis and cantors urge NY state to legalize surrogacy

The 118 clergy members urged the passage of the Child-Parent Security Act.

By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
17/05/2019
Netta Barzilai
Grapevine: Just being herself

Netta conveyed the global message that there’s no need to be embarrassed or ashamed just because you’re not exactly mainstream.

 Hundreds of members of LGBT community protest surrogacy law in Tel Aviv
Jewish Agency to help gay employees with surrogacy costs

The Jewish Agency will become the first state body to help gay couples with surrogacy costs in light of ongoing ineligibility of gay couples for surrogacy in Israel.

Baby dolls placed in front of the Jabotinsky House in Tel Aviv in protest of the state's opposition
Demonstrators gather hundreds of baby dolls in protest over surrogacy law

In July, several thousand people demonstrated in Tel Aviv against the surrogacy bill that excluded gay couples.

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Gay MK asks PM: Why can assassin be dad and I can’t?

“Mr. prime minister, look me in the eye and tell me: Why can [Former Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin’s assassin] Yigal Amir be a dad and I can’t?”

31/10/2018
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