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Jennifer Wolff Perrine's road to motherhood was a long one, endless fertility treatments led to adoption applications.

Finally, she found a match: a birth mother who was going to allow her to adopt her son who was still in the womb.

But things got complicated when she learned the birth mother was using drugs — every single day.

Wolff Perrine joins Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti to discuss her decision.


  • Jennifer Wolff Perrine, journalist and writer.

This segment aired on October 16, 2013.

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