Tuesday, January 19, 2016

My Body My Choice? UK Sperm Donor Fathers 800 Babies for Cash

Absolute reproductive autonomy. What could go wrong?
Typically Mr Watson meets his clients at a petrol station and hands over his donation. He charges 50 Pounds. "If you go to a fertility clinic people have to go through lots of hurdles - counselling sessions, huge amounts of tests and then charge absolute fortunes for the service - but realistically if you've got a private donor you can just go and see them, meet them somewhere, get what you want and just go," he explained.
No questions asked. No paperwork tracing blood relationships. What happens if he hooks up with his daughter in 20 years? Stranger things have happened.