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The National Catholic Bioethics Center
On Petition For A Writ Of Certiorari To The United States Court Of Appeals For The Ninth Circuit
A draft Amicus brief
© 2018 by The National Catholic Bioethics Center


A draft amicus brief supporting the petition for certiorari in Cook v. Harding et al.  The brief discusses the physical burdens and risks of surrogacy for the gestational mother and the child:

A printable, pdf version is availble here: https://www.ncbcenter.org/files/5015/2813/8998/36395_pdf_Pitlyk.pdf 

In The Supreme Court of the United States Melissa Kay Cook, Individually and Melissa Kay Cook, as Guardian Ad Litem of Baby A, Baby B and Baby C, Petitioners, v. Cynthia Ann Harding, M.P.H.; et al., Respondents.

On Petition For A Writ Of Certiorari To The United States Court Of Appeals For The Ninth Circuit

MOTION AND BRIEF OF AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF PRO-LIFE OBSTETRICIANS & GYNECOLOGISTS, CHARLOTTE LOZIER INSTITUTE, NATIONAL CATHOLIC BIOETHICS CENTER, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CATHOLIC NURSES – U.S.A., CATHOLIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, CONCERNED WOMEN FOR AMERICA, CENTER FOR FAMILY & HUMAN RIGHTS, AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF PEDIATRICIANS AS AMICI CURIAE IN SUPPORT OF PETITIONERS

THOMAS BREJCHA Counsel of Record SARAH E. PITLYK THOMAS MORE SOCIETY 19 South LaSalle Street, Suite 603 Chicago, Illinois 60603 (312) 782-1680 tbrejcha@thomasmoresociety.org Counsel for Amici Curiae, American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians & Gynecologists, Charlotte Lozier Institute, National Catholic Bioethics Center, National Association of Catholic Nurses – U.S.A., Catholic Medical Association, Concerned Women for America, Center for Family & Human Rights, and American College of Pediatricians.