Surrogate mother refuses to give up babyBMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7076.247i (Published 25 January 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:247
- Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
Police are considering a possible charge of obtaining money by deception against a 29 year old British surrogate mother who refused to hand over a baby commissioned by a childless couple.
Angela Richardson was arrested and released on bail by Derbyshire police after a complaint from Greg and Deborah White from Claverton in Somerset. The divorced mother of …