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Tunisian Police Rape Woman then Charge Her with Indecent Exposure



Tunisian Women's Rights Protesters, Photo by IPS Inter Press Service

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 00:30 AM EDT, 5 October 2012 TUNIS, Tunisia – Earlier this year, the world was appalled to learn that under Article 475 of the Moroccan penal code, a rapist can escape prosecution by marrying his victim. In an unconscionable twist of fate, a young girl who had been raped and […]

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