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Police: children born of rape are not victims

Aug 06, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

CHILDREN born of rape do not count as victims, police have said, after a woman sought to prosecute her birth father after he allegedly raped her mother.

The woman, who wants her father brought to justice in a victimless prosecution using her DNA as evidence, discovered the alleged rape in her adoption records.

She has alleged that her mother was under the age of consent when a family friend raped her in the Seventies.

The daughter said her birth is proof of a child rape and wan...