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love child

A child born out of wedlock. The candidate's campaign was in jeopardy after the media uncovered a love child he had with his secret mistress.
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The woman judge who adopted little Marni last night denied her daughter was the love-child of Dodi Fayed.
We revealed the full amazing evidence of how Sir Paul McCartney tried to hush-up the birth of a love-child.
He had lunch with the teenager at Los Angeles restaurant Toscana on Friday, the same day his love-child with his former housekeeper had to miss his middle school graduation because of the fallout from the scandal.
Hughie Green had a secret love-child who is now one of the most famous women on British TV.
They're scornful of this love-child claim which was made today by a man who is now 40.
Kean also slammed cruel rumours he had secretly fathered a love-child during his 12-year marriage.
One was singer Lisa Moorish, the mum of Liam Gallagher's love-child Molly - fathered a week after he wed Patsy Kensit.