After being raped, her mother threw her out of the house.

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A thirteen year old from Massachusetts was raped by her mother’s boyfriend. When she became pregnant, she felt that she could not turn to her mother. However, upon learning that in order to have an abortion she would have to either tell her mother or get a court order, she decided that she simply could not face a judge. Left without any other option, she told her mother. Her mother’s responded by calling her a slut and threw her out of the house.