Germany to require mothers to reveal kids' real fathers

German mothers are required to reveal their child's real father under new lawGermany’s government has adopted a law requiring mothers to inform their partners if their children were fathered by another man in disputes over support payments. It would apply to cases in which men who believe they are not the biological fathers seek financial compensation in court. “We aim to provide more legal security for ‘false’ fathers to seek recourse,” Justice Minister Heiko Maas said.

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