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The World's Worst Punishment for Rape? - PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, gang rape, punishment, crime, investigation, women's rights, Kenya )

Judy
- 218 days ago - avaaz.org
16 year old Liz was walking home from her grandfather's funeral when she was ambushed by six men who took turns raping her and then threw her unconscious body down a 6-meter toilet pit. Their punishment? Police had them mow their station lawn
Pass Safe Harbor Laws for Child Victims of Sex Trafficking
Society & Culture  (tags: humantrafficking, childprostitution, safeharbor, childvictims, punishment, juveniledetention, supportforvictims )

BMutiny
- 319 days ago - change.org
Tracey was a victim of child sex trafficking, but local police arrested Tracey for prostitution and placed her in juvenile detention. She was getting punished for an act that she couldn't even legally consent to. She was a kid who needed help and support.
The Unbelievable Inhumanity of Solitary Confinement - And Punishment for as Little as Reading a Book
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, government, law, punishment, politics, society )

Kit
- 664 days ago - alternet.org
The majority of those in solitary confinement were given the punishment for nonviolent, low-level offenses such as having unauthorized books or disobeying an order or growing their mustaches too long.
11 Year-Old Girl Gang Raped By 18 Men. Only 136 Signatures. Please HELP.
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, gang-rape, torture, crime, punishment, society, violence, children, women )

Marta
- 1238 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
I just came across a Disturbing story about an 11 year old girl who was gang raped by at least 18 men. I don't want to hear in a couple of weeks, months or years about how any of these men are being let out for "good behavior".
75-Year-Old Woman Raped and Killed in Chandigarh
Society & Culture  (tags: Woman, Rape, Chandigarh, Crime, Death, Punishment )

Nancy
- 1300 days ago - breakingnewsonline.net
In a shocking and gruesome incident, a 75-year-old woman was raped and killed at her residence in Chandigarh. She was the mother-in-law of Punjab's advocate general Rupinder Khosla.
SENEGAL: Children With Disability - When Stigma Means Abandonment
Society & Culture  (tags: children, women, family, mentally disabled, stigma, hide, neurological disorder, abandonment, Senegal, WHO, mental health, punishment, education, humanrights, misunderstood, curse, society, abuse )

Naoko
- 1450 days ago - irinnews.org
In Senegal many women refuse to take mentally disabled children on public transport; families hide children with mental or neurological disorders, and some parents disown them outright. Such is the stigma of having a child with these widely misunderstood
Man Arrested for Driving Woman to Prostitution
Society & Culture  (tags: Women, prostitution, society, crime, punishment )

Sophie
- 1536 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
A 24-year-old man was arrested by the Versova police for confining a woman for nearly six years and pushing her into flesh trade. Jugal Singh, the accused, lured the 23-year-old victim to come to Mumbai with offers of roles in Bollywood films.
Killer of Abortion Doctor Gets Life in Prison
Society & Culture  (tags: murder, crime, law, punishment, abortion, rights, culture )

Cal
- 1582 days ago - reuters.com
An anti-abortion activist who murdered one of America's few late-term abortion providers was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday in a case that galvanized both sides of the bitter U.S. debate over abortion.
The Lost Boys
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, ethics, punishment, usa, safety, law, government, freedoms, culture, society, politics, rights, news )

Cal
- 1588 days ago - motherjones.com
What happens when you put juvenile prisoners in an adult isolation lockup?
SAUDI ARABIA: Forget Detention -- Misbehaving Schoolgirl Sentenced to 90 Lashes
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi Arabia, world, rights, law, crime, punishment, abuse, ethics, government, freedoms, politics )

Cal
- 1649 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
According to the Saudi newspaper Al-Watan, as cited by the Daily Mail of London, the adolescent got into a tussle with her teacher after she was caught with a cellphone camera, apparently forbidden in Saudi girls' schools.
American Justice 189 Part 3   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Mother's Betrayal, Kathy, Jennifer, Sick Child, Bush, American Justice, Criminal, Crime, Punishment, Bill Kurtis, A&E, Muder, Law, Trial Death, Jail, Towers, Productions, Kill, Killer, Killing, Dead, Died, Murdered, Police, Prosecution, Case )

Kelli
- 1747 days ago - youtube.com
But in a shocking twist, Kathy Bush was arrested on charges of child abuse.
American Justice 189 Part 2   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Mother's Betrayal, Kathy, Jennifer, Sick Child, Bush, American Justice, Criminal, Crime, Punishment, Bill Kurtis, A&E, Muder, Law, Trial Death, Jail, Towers, Productions, Kill, Killer, Killing, Dead, Died, Murdered, Police, Prosecution, Case )

Kelli
- 1747 days ago - youtube.com
But Kathy's carefully crafted public persona hid a much darker truth. In the mid 1990's, Kathy Bush, wife and mother of three, earned the nation's sympathy and admiration as she struggled to care for her sick child, Jennifer.<br />
American Justice 189 Part 1   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Mother's Betrayal, Kathy, Jennifer, Sick Child, Bush, American Justice, Criminal, Crime, Punishment, Bill Kurtis, A&E, Muder, Law, Trial Death, Jail, Towers, Productions, Kill, Killer, Killing, Dead, Died, Murdered, Police, Prosecution, Case )

Kelli
- 1747 days ago - youtube.com
Kathy Bush, at one time was regarded as perhaps the most caring mother in America.
Support Tougher Punishments For Law Enforcement Involved In Human Trafficking ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, trafficking, punishment, prostitution, protection, environment )

Cher Away
- 1808 days ago - change.org
This past week Greek Police busted a human smuggling ring that smuggled several hundred women coming from Eastern Europe over the past several months, forcing them to prostitution.
Sign Petition: Ask Congress to Protect Our Children
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, children, corporal, punishment, assault, beatings, spanking, family, education, freedoms, human, rights, law, safety, violence, sadness, americans, abuse, crime, government )

Tom
- 1877 days ago - change.org
From June 24-26, human rights activists will gather together for "Operation Stop and Replace!" in Washington D.C. to ask for better laws protecting children from the dangers and effects of legalized assault, otherwise known as corporal punishment.
 

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