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IN RE KAREN C., B151911

A woman's admission that she is not a child's biological mother does not necessarily overcome the presumption of motherhood, which flows from her taking the child into her home and raising him/her as her own child.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 09/03/2002
  • Published 09/03/2002


  •  NOTT, J.


  • California Court of Appeal


  • For Appellant:
  •  John L. Dodd, Tustin, under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • Lloyd W. Pellman, County Counsel, and Lois D. Timnick, Deputy County Counsel, for Respondent.
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