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How Sibling Dna Testing Is Redefining The Modern Family

How Sibling Dna Testing Is Redefining The Modern Family

Up until The only risk of someone finding out infidelities, sealed adoptions and such was if someone talked. These days it is a different story altogether. With massive DNA databases and billions of people contributing to it everyday people are finding out things about their family that were secret. Siblings do not even have to do a direct paternity test now to find out if they share the same father or rather do not share the same father or that they have other siblings they never even knew about.

Non-consensual Dna Testing

Non-consensual Dna Testing

Non-consensual DNA testing can also be an alleged potential father taking a mouth swab from the child without the child's mother's consent or the childs consent.

So far there is no Federal DNA theft law in Australia or the USA but other countries such as the UK have enacted laws prohibiting testing another persons DNA without their explicit consent or authorization.