(Atlanta Journal-Constitution) A mother in Fort Walton Beach is keeping her child after the adoptive mother fled the hospital crying after seeing that the newborn baby had birth defects.
Christina Fischer, 36, was pregnant and looking to give the baby up for adoption after realizing that she wasn't ready to "start again," the Northwest Florida Daily News reports.
She made arrangements with a family, and on Jan. 11, she gave birth to Abigail Lynn Fischer. But the adoptive family didn't want the baby girl, who was born with Treacher Collins syndrome, a condition that affects the bones and tissues of the face.
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