9 year old girl gives birth in Mexico! - page 2

I'm not an OB nurse by any means but this can't be too common, right? I remember there being a pregnant girl in my 8th grade class but nothing else before high school. I hope they find out the... Read More

  1. by   klone
    Good lord. I can understand, if you don't have a birth certificate for the child, maybe not remembering her exact birthdate. But to be off by 3-4 YEARS? "Uh, I dunno, I think she's around 9." To what benefit would the parents lie about the child's age, making her YOUNGER?
  2. by   Sadala
    Frequently when younger girls are impregnated its someone close to/in the home. Unfortunately, it happens here too, more often than you'd think.
  3. by   Scarlo
  4. by   uRNmyway
    Quote from LadyFree28
    Yup. Even with awareness, it seems as if its still a pushback to sweep it underneath the rug...

    They are looking for the guy in Mexico...it's going to be really unfortunate if vigilantes catch up with him..

    Eh, personally I don't see a problem with vigilante justice for a d-bag who got a child pregnant...
  5. by   DoGoodThenGo
    For those that think this sort of thing does not go on in the United States we now have this sad story:
    Houston man accused of repeatedly raping girl, 11, who delivered baby this week - The Washington Post
  6. by   LadyFree28
    Another one...of many :sad: