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Re Edwards (2011) 4 ASTLR: Who Owns a Dead Man's Sperm?

Patel, Jatine; Faunce, Thomas

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Re Edwards (2011) 4 ASTLR 392; [2011] NSWSC 478 adds to the small line of cases to have considered whether a woman can not only require medical staff to remove sperm from her dead male partner, but whether she is justified in terms of law and international human rights to use it to create children. In this case a Justice of the New South Wales Supreme Court framed the issue as "what right does a woman have to take sperm from the body of her deceased partner so that she may conceive a child?" He...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/22942
Source: Journal of Law and Medicine

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