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The Immaculate Deception

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The Immaculate Deception

The Immaculate Deception

Somethin' Else

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Fertility doctor Jan Karbaat was renowned for getting amazing results. Women who were desperate for children would visit him at his Rotterdam clinic and leave pregnant. But when the clinic closed, rumours began about the methods Karbaat used to achieve his success. The children conceived at the clinic - the Karbaat Kids - began asking difficult questions about what happened to their mothers. 


What happened in Dr Karbaat’s clinic? From Somethin’ Else, The Immaculate Deception is a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman.


This is a Somethin' Else production.

Latest Episodes

Introducing The Immaculate Deception

Fertility doctor Jan Karbaat was renowned for getting amazing results. Women who were desperate for children would visit him at his Rotterdam clinic and leave pregnant. But when the clinic closed, rumours began about the methods Karbaat used to achieve his success. The children conceived at the clinic - the Karbaat Kids - began asking difficult questions about what happened to their mothers. What happened in Dr Karbaat’s clinic? From Somethin’ Else,The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else Production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

2 minMAR 3
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Introducing The Immaculate Deception

1: The Clinic

Jenny travels to the Netherlands to meet Joey Hoofdman and Marsha Elvers, who discover the shocking truth about the fertility doctor who treated their mothers. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

27 minMAR 18
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1: The Clinic

2: The Super Donor

Joey knocks on Dr Karbaat’s door and Jenny meets sperm donor Louis. What goes through the mind of someone who’s prepared to father dozens of children? The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24 minMAR 25
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2: The Super Donor

3: The Last Interview

Journalist Kamil Baluk made it through the clinic gates for one of the last ever interviews with Jan Karbaat. How did the doctor justify himself? The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

32 minAPR 1
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3: The Last Interview

4: The American Connection

What happened when Karbaat took his sperm to the US? Jenny investigates the doctor's American connection and finds out about the other fertility doctors who deceived their patients. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

34 minAPR 8
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4: The American Connection

5: The Mother

Jenny finally tracks down a mother who was treated by Karbaat. Lidia found out the truth about her son's paternity in 2019. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

35 minAPR 15
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5: The Mother

6: The Nose Hair Trimmer

The fight for justice for Jan Karbaat's victims. And Jenny uncovers a secret recording. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

29 minAPR 22
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6: The Nose Hair Trimmer

7: The Karbastards

What does the future hold for those affected by Jan Karbaat's deceit? The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

37 minAPR 29
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7: The Karbastards

BONUS: An Update from Anne

Anne is waiting to hear if Karbaat is her biological father. She calls Jenny with an update. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

20 minMAY 6
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BONUS: An Update from Anne

BONUS : Making The Immaculate Deception

Jenny on making the series. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

21 minMAY 13
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BONUS : Making The Immaculate Deception

Latest Episodes

Introducing The Immaculate Deception

Fertility doctor Jan Karbaat was renowned for getting amazing results. Women who were desperate for children would visit him at his Rotterdam clinic and leave pregnant. But when the clinic closed, rumours began about the methods Karbaat used to achieve his success. The children conceived at the clinic - the Karbaat Kids - began asking difficult questions about what happened to their mothers. What happened in Dr Karbaat’s clinic? From Somethin’ Else,The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else Production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

2 minMAR 3
Comments
Introducing The Immaculate Deception

1: The Clinic

Jenny travels to the Netherlands to meet Joey Hoofdman and Marsha Elvers, who discover the shocking truth about the fertility doctor who treated their mothers. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

27 minMAR 18
Comments
1: The Clinic

2: The Super Donor

Joey knocks on Dr Karbaat’s door and Jenny meets sperm donor Louis. What goes through the mind of someone who’s prepared to father dozens of children? The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24 minMAR 25
Comments
2: The Super Donor

3: The Last Interview

Journalist Kamil Baluk made it through the clinic gates for one of the last ever interviews with Jan Karbaat. How did the doctor justify himself? The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

32 minAPR 1
Comments
3: The Last Interview

4: The American Connection

What happened when Karbaat took his sperm to the US? Jenny investigates the doctor's American connection and finds out about the other fertility doctors who deceived their patients. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

34 minAPR 8
Comments
4: The American Connection

5: The Mother

Jenny finally tracks down a mother who was treated by Karbaat. Lidia found out the truth about her son's paternity in 2019. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

35 minAPR 15
Comments
5: The Mother

6: The Nose Hair Trimmer

The fight for justice for Jan Karbaat's victims. And Jenny uncovers a secret recording. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

29 minAPR 22
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6: The Nose Hair Trimmer

7: The Karbastards

What does the future hold for those affected by Jan Karbaat's deceit? The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

37 minAPR 29
Comments
7: The Karbastards

BONUS: An Update from Anne

Anne is waiting to hear if Karbaat is her biological father. She calls Jenny with an update. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

20 minMAY 6
Comments
BONUS: An Update from Anne

BONUS : Making The Immaculate Deception

Jenny on making the series. The Immaculate Deceptionis a story about a doctor who was determined to create life - by any means possible. Reported and hosted by Jenny Kleeman. This is a Somethin' Else production. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

21 minMAY 13
Comments
BONUS : Making The Immaculate Deception
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