Bolivia: After journalists death government to move on a new law for femicide

Posted on February 15, 2013 • Filed under: Bolivia, Crime, Human Rights Latin America, Latin America Womens Issues reported that the Government of Bolivia has announced that Congress will approve as soon as possible a law punishable by 30 years in prison on femicide and discuss a proposed chemical castration for rapists. The initiative was accelerated after the murder, on Tuesday, Huaycho Hanali journalist at the hands of her husband, police Lt. Jorge Clavijo, still fugitive. Huaycho received 13 stab wounds in front of her five year old son and died while being taken to a hospital in La Paz. Read Article

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