Rapists who marry their victims no longer spared conviction in Jordan

 
Jordan scrapped a law on Sunday that protected rapists from prosecution if they married and stayed with their victim for at least five years.

This follows an amendment to the law, entitled Article 308, made last year which allowed rapists to marry only victims between the ages of 15 and 18.

https://www.rt.com/news/385981-jordan-rape-marriage-loophole/

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