A Pennsylvania appeals court has declared Sherri Shepherd legally responsible for a child born to a surrogate before she and her ex-husband divorced.
The actress has fought efforts to be named the boy's mother on his 2014 birth certificate.
A lawyer for ex-husband Lamar Sally believes she must continue paying the $4,100-a-month in child support awarded by a court in California. That's where he is raising the child.
Court papers show the couple paid $105,000 for a suburban Philadelphia surrogate and supported the pregnancy until Shepherd changed her mind as the marriage faltered.
Surrogacy advocates say the Superior Court ruling Monday is the first in Pennsylvania...