Detroit-area doctor refuses to treat lesbian couple's baby 'after much prayer'

February 19, 2015 6:28 PM

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According to the Free Press, Jami and Krista Contreras of Oak Park took their newborn, Bay, to pediatrician Dr. Vesna Roi, 49, who's been practicing for 19 years and works at Eastlake Pediatrics in Roseville.

Following the doctor's decision, Roi gave the couple a handwritten letter stating she "never meant to hurt" the couple, "but after much prayer" realized she wouldn't be able to develop the relationship she usually does with parents and their children. She then referred them to another doctor in the ...

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