Author: meganmonsour

Step-Parent Adoption: Five Things You Need to Know

By Megan Monsour – Although most step-parent situations don’t rival poor Cinderella, many step-parents do maintain the “step” in their title. Then there are step-parents who, although not the biological parent, become the child’s mother or father and the “step” fades away. I speak to many such families. A mother or father has remarried and […]

Three Things You Didn’t Know About Surrogacy

By Megan Monsour – The Wild West Kansas, like many other states, does not have any statutes governing third party reproduction, with the exception of a brief provision regarding sperm donation. Assisted reproductive technology (ART) is a relatively new and still developing area, both legally and medically. ART has been controversial since the first successful […]