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Convicted Child Molester Allowed To Adopt

by | 29th, November 2013

IN Sweden a man in his 60s is able to adopt a child. This one man has many 90 criminals convictions.  He’s been in prison four times, most recently released in April this year. One conviction is for molesting his neighbour’s five-year-old daughter in 2004. In 2007, he was considered a danger to girls. He was given parenting training.

He now wants to adopt his ten-year-old stepson. He’s married to the boy’s mother. They wed in 2009. But she died. Before passing away she gave her consent for him to adopt the boy. The boy has no other relatives. He is disabled. His disability means he has not been questioned by the authorities.

Helsingborgs Dagblad newspaper reported that the local  municipality’s ten-member social affairs committee (socialnämnd) has assessed the man and found him a low risk. They burgers voted. Only one said it should not happen.

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