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As a re­sult of the sur­ro­gacy leg­is­la­tion, some in­tended par­ents re­sort to leav­ing South African shores to seek sur­ro­gate moth­ers out­side of SA.

Blank says: “What many cou­ples are tend­ing to do is go to Thai­land or In­dia where there is a com­mer­cial sur­ro­gacy ar­range­ment. They es­sen­tially are tak­ing what they would have spent on sur­ro­gacy here [in South Africa] and they are go­ing to coun­tries where it’s very much an in­dus-

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