Link: A Difficult Pregnancy, Shawnna Hughes divorced her abusive husband. But four days later a judge revoked her divorce because Shawnna Hughes was pregnant– and pregnant women in Washington, according to this judge, can’t get divorced., by A. J. Glusman (12/23/04).
I am disgusted and horrified to read this. I also think it’s stupid that in so many places, even if the husband is not the father, he is legally the father of a child.
Washington State. A place for abusive men to set up home.