Anorak | Honduran teenager sells baby for bunch of grapes

Honduran teenager sells baby for bunch of grapes

by | 16th, July 2012

TO Honduras, where Karina Castro has sold her daughter for $5 and $1 worth of grapes at Belen Market. Karina Castro is 18 and suffers from mental illness.
The woman who traded grapes for a child has yet to be located.

Castro has been arrested. But why? You need no certificate to own a child nor to raise one. The Family Courts system in the UK can split families up on the strength of so-called expert witnesses . Adopting can be a fraught and expensive process. Honduras is poor. Castro might have made the best choice for her child. She did not just get £5. She saved herself much more costs in bringing up her baby.

And grapes are fruit. It’s not like she sold the child for a burger. Then the right-minded

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