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Missouri bill could end father’s rights in rape cases

The Missouri Senate passed a bill that would make it easier to terminate a father's parental rights if the child was the result of rape. The proposal, adopted Wednesday 31-1, would allow judges to terminate a father's parental rights if there was "clear, cogent, and convincing evidence" that he raped the mother, resulting in her pregnancy. ...
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