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 Who gets custody in an underage pregnancy?

Answer Answer If this refers to the unborn child the laws of the state where the child is born would apply. Generally the unmarried mother regardless of her age has full automatic custody of the child exc... Read More »
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If underage mother wants to put baby up for adoption but 18-year-old father wants custody and girls parents are threatening to file charges against boy if he tries to gain custody isn't that blackmail?

Answer It's going to be a catch 22, you have a right to the child, but you could be charged with stat. rape, best to seek a lawyer.
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Is it a law that parents don't have the right to know if their underage child is pregnant and is it a policy that doctor's offices finding an underage pregnancy do not have to tell the parents?

AnswerDoctors will encourage you to tell your parents so the mystery is out in the open and you can best look after your unborn child. There is a lot to being pregnant and a baby is growing inside ... Read More »
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Can a underage mother give custody to the father?

Custody is determined by a judge. If the father is not underage, he may be more likely to be granted custody because he has a more likely ability to provide for the child (however underage or not- ... Read More »
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What is underage pregnancy?

WHEN YOU ARE UNDER 18  AnswerThere is really no such thing. From a legal standpoint, you can assume it's anyone pregnant under the age of 18. From a religious standpoint, underage pregnancy could... Read More »
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