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Maternity pay row after surrogacy

A mother from Rotherham who had twins through a surrogate mother is now fighting for her right to maternity leave and pay.

A mother from Rotherham who had twins with the help of a surrogate mother is now fighting for her right to maternity leave and pay.

Jane Kassim was born without a womb and her cousin Amy Bellamy agreed to help her by carrying the babies to term.

The women are now launching a campaign to try and change the law to allow mothers in this position to be treated like any other new mother.