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Courts bans woman, 29, from sex – Child snatching State owns your body and your baby

by | 6th, February 2012

THE State owns the body of a 29-year-old women. Mr Justice Hedley says the woman’s autism and IQ of 64 make her too mentally negligible to understand the dangers of sex. As such, he has imposed a “very restrictive” order on her. This will protect her from “potentially exploitative and damaging” relations. The ban mens anyone having sex with the woman could be charged with sexual assault or rape.

One man has been convicted of attempting to rape her. Also, the woman known only as ‘H’, had engaged in exploitative and unconventional behaviour with a group of much older men” .

Were these much older men victims of their mental capacities?

Says Mr Justice Hedley:

“It is strange, but nevertheless true, that even the freedom to make unwise decisions is one that the court is required to guard and only to restrict if and when the best interests of [the woman] so require…Under the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards order to which she is subjected and the latest ruling, the restrictions “prevent H from engaging in sexual relations (which she would otherwise willingly do) because she does not have the capacity to consent and they will be potentially exploitative and damaging.”

So. Who owns your body? And if you think this is a rare event-  think again. H can’t have sex. H is banned from being a mother. Social services have removed a child from its mother moments after the birth. H is powerless to defend herself in the face of the State.

And what of

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