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Am I legally responsible for child-support of children that were conceived when I had sex with a prostitute. Condoms were not being used.

Lawyer's Assistant: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Actually, it's British Columbia. I thought this was a Canadian site.

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This is actually an international site.

The short answer is yes, you will be responsible for child-support of children conceived when you had sex with a prostitute. However, if she brings a paternity/parentage suite against you, it is also your right to demand a DNA test, as there may have been others with whom she had unprotected sex.

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