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Mexican Lawmakers Toughen Penalties For Femicide, Abuse Of Minors After Murders

Mexican Lawmakers Toughen Penalties For Femicide, Abuse Of Minors After Murders

– Mexico’s lower house of Congress on Tuesday approved an increase in prison sentences for crimes of femicide and sexual abuse of minors, amid a wave of protests after the murder of a seven-year-old girl in Mexico City. Lawmakers voted to increase the sentence for femicide to 45 to 65 years in prison, up from a range […]