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Old 12-27-2008, 05:19 PM
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MS Lawmaker Wants to Outlaw 'Baby-Selling'

Mississippi Lawmaker Wants to Outlaw 'Baby-Selling'


......In August, a Yalobusha County woman was caught attempting to sell a child in exchange for $2,000 and a vehicle. Because there currently is no state law forbidding the sale of children, local authorities could only charge the woman with child neglect........


http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2008...-baby-selling/
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Old 12-27-2008, 06:43 PM
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Hard to see a downside here....
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Old 12-27-2008, 11:43 PM
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Hard to see a downside here....
Right LOL Seemed one of those safe to assume areas re baby selling being illegal nation-wide.

And the baby's grandmother was the seller!
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Old 12-28-2008, 12:13 AM
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Right LOL Seemed one of those safe to assume areas re baby selling being illegal nation-wide.

And the baby's grandmother was the seller!


Isn't this a national law?
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Old 12-28-2008, 12:58 AM
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Isn't this a national law?

Yes....right?

AN ACT CONCERNING BABY SELLING AND FALSELY REPORTING AN INCIDENT.

........PERMANENTLY TRANSFERS THE LEGAL OR
PHYSICAL CUSTODY OF A CHILD UNDER THE AGE OF
SIXTEEN YEARS TO ANOTHER PERSON FOR MONEY OR OTHER
VALUABLE CONSIDERATION OR ACQUIRES OR RECEIVES THE
LEGAL OR PHYSICAL CUSTODY OF A CHILD UNDER THE AGE
OF SIXTEEN YEARS FROM ANOTHER PERSON UPON PAYMENT
OF MONEY OR OTHER VALUABLE CONSIDERATION TO SUCH
OTHER PERSON OR A THIRD PERSON, EXCEPT IN
CONNECTION WITH AN ADOPTION PROCEEDING THAT
COMPLIES WITH THE PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 803, shall
be guilty of a class C felony.

http://www.cga.ct.gov/ps97/Act/pa/19...B-05061-PA.htm
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Old 12-28-2008, 01:48 AM
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in......


Mississippi.


We have, uh.....really good sweet tea. It's....it's not so bad.



But seriously, this article amazes me....

However, I've got to say, baby sellers or not, you just cannot beat the Mississippi Delta. Though technically, this county lies outside of the delta floodplains
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Yeah....I live here too. The sweet tea is awesome (you can get it ANYWHERE!)
Unfortunately, that's about all we have going for us lately.
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