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Published by National Center for Lesbian Rights in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Artificial insemination, Human -- Law and legislation.,
  • Custody of children.,
  • Lesbian mothers.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKate Kendell, editor ; Robin Haaland, legal intern.
ContributionsKendell, Kate., Haaland, Robin., National Center for Lesbian Rights (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16626756M
OCLC/WorldCa35327904

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