Medical Council

Women went to court, and the Medical Council was forced to reconsider its position. Carolyn Harris and Julia MakMallan previously received a waiver to conduct artificial insemination. The reason for the refusal of the pair dream of a child, was the fact that not one of the women was not classified as barren. In particular, in a letter from Centre artificial insemination has been written that the pair does not satisfy the conditions of treatment at public expense, because their family is homosexual. Girls are suing the Medical Council of requirement to reimburse 20,000 pounds they spent on the unsuccessful attempt of artificial insemination at a private clinic.

However, before the commencement of the proceedings, the Medical Board agreed to provide assistance to the pair in carrying out the procedure of artificial insemination. The organization’s representative said: “Since these two individuals are not able to conceive a child, being a couple, the commission reconsidered its decision on the impossibility to provide their treatment at public expense. ” Now girls can go through all necessary procedures and, if successful, to get the child. However, the offer of compensation to 20,000 pounds of the future of her that had not yet received.