Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Reality Bites The Rich And Famous

"Sir Elton John cannot adopt a 14-month-old boy because he is not married and too old, a Ukrainian minister has said.

The star, 62, said on Saturday that he hoped to adopt a boy, named Lev, whom he met while visiting an orphanage.

But government minister Yuriy Pavlenko told the Associated Press that the age difference between an adoptive parent and a child must be 45 years or less ..."

BBC News "Elton 'cannot adopt in Ukraine'" September 14, 2009

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