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Letter: How does this make any sense?

Richarson questions the reasons behind forcing children to have children.

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In the United States anyone who wants to adopt a child must be at least 21 years of age to ensure they are mature enough to care for a child.

Why then is it OK to mandate that a woman possibly 13 or younger must
carry a baby for 9 months and give birth, even from a pregnancy that was the result of rape or incest?

I really need an explanation of how this makes sense.

Denis Richardson lives in Fargo.

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