Due To New Law, Child Rape Victim Will Likely Be Forced To Birth Rapist’s Baby

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Ohio’s new heartbeat law might require that an 11-year-old girl give birth to her rapist's child.

According to Buckeye State News, Ohio’s new “heartbeat bill,” an 11-year old rape victim may have to carry her rapist’s child to birth.

On Wednesday, Juan Leon-Gomez was arrested after an 11-year old girl was reported missing by her mother. The suspect’s roommate allowed the police to search the residence. The young girl was found in an upstairs bedroom closet. Leon-Gomez was already subject to an on-going sexual assault investigation concerning the girl.

The heartbeat bill, renamed the “Human Rights Protection Act” bans abortions as early as five or six weeks. There are no exceptions for cases of incest or rape.

“Ohio is the sixth state in the country to enact such a law, but none have yet to take effect due to lawsuits.”

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