‘Stolen baby’ mother petitions EU over Spanish inquiry
23 September 2015
From the section York & North Yorkshire
Ruth Appleby believes her baby could be one of thousands taken at birth in Spain
A mother who thinks her baby was stolen at birth in Spain has prompted the European Parliament to urge the Spanish authorities to investigate further.
Ruth Appleby gave birth to her daughter in 1992 but later learnt thousands of Spanish babies had been taken and given up for adoption.
Mrs Appleby, from North Yorkshire, had appealed to the EU over the lack of progress in her case.
The EU Committee on Petitions said it …read more
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