Argentina: Woman Accused of Prostitution of a Minor in San Juan

Posted on May 23, 2013 • Filed under: Argentina, Crime, Human Smuggling, Police/Military Activity

On May 19, 2013 Diario De Cuyo reported the sentencing of a woman in San Juan, Argentina with the crime of prostitution of a minor. The defendant, Veronica Lorena Cisneros, is accused of forcing a 15 year old girl under her care to have sex with strangers for money in Mar del Plata.
Following the intervention of the provincial Directorate of Social Protection for At-Risk Persons, the victim was returned to her parents in Mar del Plata. Argentinian penal code allows for imprisonment of 10-15 years for those who force minors to have sex through deceit, violence, threat or any other type of intimidation. Read Article

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