BBC: Covert DNA testing to establish paternity should be made illegal, the government’s gene watchdog has said.
If ministers agree, the situation facing US millionaire Steve Bing – being sued for paternity after so-called “DNA theft” – would be outlawed in the UK.

Private investigators acting for the husband of a former lover stole used dental floss from the waste bin outside Mr Bing’s home, and tested the DNA on it.