Example: [Collected on the Internet, 1993]
I vaguely remember a legal case from
I make no arguments for this, just reporting what I read many many years ago. (For those claiming this to be some kind of urban legend, I do remember reading it.)
Origins: Another one of those silly, impossible stories nearly everyone heard as a child, a companion piece to the persistent adolescent legend that a girl cannot become pregnant through having sex in a chlorinated swimming pool and the tale of a woman's becoming pregnant from bathing in water into which a man has ejaculated.
In July 2009 a suit was brought against an Egyptian hotel by a woman claiming her 13-year-old daughter got pregnant from using its swimming pool.
Last updated: 12 July 2009
Brunvand, Jan Harold. The Choking Doberman. New York: W. W. Norton, 1984. ISBN 0-393-30321-7 (p. 110). Doyle, Hayley. "Teen Pregnant After 'Swimming in Pool.'" The Sun. 9 July 2009. Hegarty, Stephen. "Students Interested in What Else? Sex." St. Petersburg Times. 14 April 1991 (p. A1).