English Legal Politics of Sex Crimes

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Legal Politics of Sex Crimes

With regard to the protection of women (victims), the Criminal Code no longer meets the demands of the times. The Criminal Code of the colonial legacy is oriented toward punishment of perpetrators.

Oleh Nursyahbani Katjasungkana
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Over the past two weeks, beside the uproar over the revision of the Corruption Eradication (KPK) Law, the media landscape was also full of news about the plan to pass the Criminal Code bill (RKUHP) into law and negligence in the deliberation of the draft law on the elimination of sexual violence [...]