NH Bill to protect assault survivors’ parental rights will soon become law

Leaven for the Loaf carried a report eleven days ago about SB 253, a New Hampshire bill to prevent rapists from seeking custody or visitation rights to their children conceived by rape. The testimony of rape survivor Shauna Prewitt, who chose life for her baby, testimony was still fresh in legislators’ minds when House and… Read More NH Bill to protect assault survivors’ parental rights will soon become law

A way to support survivors who choose life

“I couldn’t imagine anything worse than co-parenting with my attacker.” Shauna Prewitt said that to a New Hampshire Senate committee earlier this year. She’s an attorney, a rape survivor, and a mother. Her child was conceived through rape. Prewitt chose life. She was shocked when her attacker sought parental rights, and he dropped his request… Read More A way to support survivors who choose life