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Md. Senate passes bill to end rapists’ parental rights (access required)

House preliminarily approves measure

ANNAPOLIS – The Senate on Tuesday passed legislation to enable courts to strip parental rights from a mother or father who conceived the child through non-consensual intercourse. Meanwhile, the House of Delegates gave preliminary approval Tuesday to identical legislation. A vote on passage could come as early as Wednesday. The measure – Senate Bill 2 and House ...

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