We all know that a twin has always the same mother and father that could make them inherit their traits, cognitive abilities, physical and other aspects. But this latest world weird and trending news, it is said that a judge in NJ finds that a twin has two different fathers, and it is according to a DNA test. See the whole article below.
As been stated in a report made by Daily Mail, a New Jersey dad has been ordered to pay child support for just one twin after a DNA test revealed that the other baby was fathered by another man. It is clearly stated in the report that a Passaic County Judge Sohail Mohammad made the ruling in the paternity case on Monday, in what is one of only a handful of similar cases across the country.
According to some researches, it is possible - but rare - for a woman to give birth to twins with two fathers, which is known as heteropaternal superfecundation. It happens when the woman has sexual intercourse with two different men in the same week. It occurs when she releases two eggs during a menstrual cycle and the men fertilize one egg each. The window for this to happen is around five to seven days.
\Lastly, it is mentioned that the case came to possibility when a Passaic County woman sought child-support payments from a man she thought was the father of her daughters, who were born in January 2013. Neither party has been named. Then the said mother, who was in a relationship with the man at the time of conceiving, admitted to having a sexual relationship with another man in the same week.
This is indeed one of the most-rare cases in the world regarding pregnancy. What are your ideas regarding this weird news? Comment on the link below! We want to hear from you!