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If peace of mind Dna test is handle by third party like by
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I have recently found out that i have a daughter. I found
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My mum and dad are deceased. Only my mums name is recorded
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im wondering if i have to do a blood test to prove i am or
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9 years ago Miss A gave birth to a girl and advised Mr. B he
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Dear sir/mdm, Im separated from my ex partner and we have
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