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In most jurisdictions, a child born out of wedlock does not have an automatic right to an intestate share of his or her father's estate.
Prosecutors dropped the charge of sex out of wedlock, but pursued the drinking charge.
Dr Cheriyan said the Health Ministry was also authorised to issue birth certificates to children born out of wedlock.
It's high time a law was passed that somehow allowed children who are born out of wedlock here to have some kind of documentation, so that when their mothers are deported the children aren't left stranded at the mercy of strangers.
Justice Minister Daizo Nozawa said Monday that steps will be taken to stop distinguishing children born out of wedlock from those born to married couples when their births are recorded in family registries.
The number of peers in one's social network who have children born out of wedlock also may have an impact on young males.
She is appealing her sentence of death by stoning under sharia, or Islamic law, for having a child out of wedlock.
More than 30,000 women were incarcerated in the laundries for such sins as having children out of wedlock, promiscuity simply being orphaned or "simple-minded.
I often wonder how children feel when they are eventually informed they were born out of wedlock.
Set in England in the 1800s and based on true events, Mama's Babies tells of a woman who answers ads in papers for "nannies" to take care of babies young women have had out of wedlock.
An Islamic high court in northern Nigeria has rejected an appeal by a single mother sentenced to be stoned to death for having sex out of wedlock.
AN Islamic high court in Nigeria yesterday rejected an appeal by a single mother sentenced to be stoned to death for having sex out of wedlock.