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Coitus interruptus

The Coitus interruptus method, also known as the withdrawal method or the “pull-out method”, is a type of contraception used during sexual intercourse. The technique involves a man withdrawing his penis from the vagina prior to ejaculation, with the aim of preventing pregnancy. The effectiveness of this method depends on the man’s ability to accurately time his withdrawal to prevent sperm from entering the woman’s reproductive tract.

Coitus interruptus may be relevant in cases where paternity is disputed. If there is uncertainty about the biological father of a child, the parties involved may discuss their contraceptive methods as part of establishing paternity. If there is a dispute over paternity, coitus interruptus may be discussed as part of determining the rights and responsibilities of alleged fathers regarding child custody and support.

In some sexual assault cases, the defendant may use coitus interruptus as part of their defense, arguing that they had the consent of the alleged victim and withdrew before ejaculation. This defense may or may not be relevant depending on the specific circumstances of the case.

Sometimes, when couples discuss their family planning agreements, they might consider using coitus interruptus as a contraceptive method. This could be the case if the couple has a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement that includes clauses related to family size or birth control options. In such situations, coitus interruptus may be brought up as a possible option.

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