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New reform to Procedural Penal Code to make incest a stand-alone felony

Published on August 12, 2019
Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn In view that 65% of the sexual violence cases against children and teenagers are perpetrated by close relatives, the National Assembly is now discussing new reforms to the Procedural Penal Code (COIP). Currently, article 171 only establishes incest as an aggravating factor in the case of rape. However, it only describes […]

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