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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 […]

No Place for Women Abusers, Murderers In SA

No Place for Women Abusers, Murderers In SA

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Des van Rooyen says abusers, murderers and rapists have no place in South Africa. The country recently attracted negative publicity following the raping, murdering and burning of women and children. “We are experiencing a wave of attacks and abuse levelled against women and children. We condemn these barbaric acts […]