Amanda Micheli

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An American director and the founder of Runaway Films. 

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In-vitro fertilization costs about $20,000 and it’s rarely covered by insurance. But a clinic in Las Vegas offered desperate couples a chance to win a free IVF treatment.

In 'Vegas Baby,' fertility clinic sets up contest to win free IVF treatment

In-vitro fertilization costs about $20,000 and it’s rarely covered by insurance. But a clinic in Las Vegas offered desperate couples a chance to win a free IVF treatment.

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