Western Australia woman sentenced for concealing birth of baby

The 23-year-old hid her pregnancy, secretly gave birth and then hid the stillborn baby in her family’s bathroom

A woman has been sentenced for concealing the birth of a baby in what appears to be the first time that charge has been prosecuted in Western Australia.

The 23-year-old concealed her pregnancy, secretly gave birth and then hid the stillborn baby in a box in her family’s bathroom.

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Source: The Guardian
Western Australia woman sentenced for concealing birth of baby