NY court: man must pay support for ex-wife's sperm-donor baby

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    http://www.silive.com/newsflash/index.ssf?/base/news-25/120793555157340.xml&storylist=simetro

     
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    The courts always look to the best interest of the child, and they try to avoid creating bastards. The consent form serves a valid purpose, but it isn't the sole consideration. No judge would condemn an innocent child to life without support over a technicality or negligence in securing the proper paperwork.

    The guy helped her create a baby. He can't just walk away.
     
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    How, exactly, did he help?
     
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    It's in the story.
     
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    The story says the guy had a vasectomy, and his wife went without his consent to get inseminated with another mans sperm...Now...How did he create this third child?
     
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    Here it is.

    The insemination occurred before they split and he was involved in it to a degree. In fact he only became disagreeable when the marriage failed. I guess the Court made the right decision, though I dislike it.
     
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    Yep. The guy was a moron.
     

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