Your search for Crimes against children retrieved 17 results.

Coordination of European Campaign Against Child Sex Tourism (July 02, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

The Ministry of Security and Justice of the Netherlands reported on June 24, 2015, that it ...

Topic: Crimes against children; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act Receives Royal Assent (June 30, 2015) by Tariq Ahmad

On June 18, 2015, the Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act received Royal Assent, the necessary ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against children; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Canada

Death of Child Brings Calls for Reform of Child Protection, Adoption Legislation (June 18, 2015) by Constance Johnson

An infamous case of violence against a child has led to calls for reform in child ...

Topic: Adoption and foster care; Child welfare; Crimes against children; Homicide; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Regulations Aimed at Stemming Parental Kidnapping Take Effect (June 08, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

On June 1, 2015, South African immigration regulations imposing certain rules on parents and others traveling ...

Topic: Crimes against children; Government documents; Immigration
Jurisdiction: South Africa

Bill on Elimination of Violence Against Persons Enacted into Law (June 04, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

On May 25, 2015, as one of his last acts in office, former Nigerian President Goodluck ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crime victims; Crimes against children; Crimes against women; Domestic violence
Jurisdiction: Nigeria

Supreme Court Rules Mandatory Death Sentences Unconstitutional (May 20, 2015) by Shameema Rahman

On May 5, 2015, the Appellate Division of the Bangladesh Supreme Court declared sections 6(2), 6(3), ...

Topic: Capital punishment; Crimes against children; Crimes against women; Sentencing; Supreme court
Jurisdiction: Bangladesh

Child Protection Legislation Passed (October 07, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Child protection legislation discussed last spring by Indonesia's legislature was passed in late September. Due ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against children; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Senate Committees Approve Draft Legislation to Protect Children (October 06, 2014) by Norma Gutierrez

Draft legislation to enhance legal protections of children by amending the General Law of the Rights ...

Topic: Children's rights; Crimes against children; Sex offenses; Telecommunications
Jurisdiction: Mexico

Possible Amendment of IT Law to Address Cybercrimes Against Women (August 21, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on August 15, 2014, that the Indian government has taken preliminary steps to ...

Topic: Commodities markets; Crimes against children; Crimes against women; Cybercrime; Information technology
Jurisdiction: India

Possession of Child Pornography Finally Punishable (August 04, 2014) by Sayuri Umeda

Since 2008, the Japanese government has pushed for an amendment of the law to make the ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against children; Pornography; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Japan

No Pedophiles Allowed in Brazil (May 30, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

On May 22, 2014, the Brazilian Minister of Justice, Eduardo Cardozo, and the Minister of the ...

Topic: Child abuse; Crimes against children; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Plan to Revise Law on Child Protection (May 22, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On May 14, 2014, Indonesia's Women's Empowerment and Child Protection Minister, Linda Amaliarai Gumelar, announced that ...

Topic: Child abuse; Children's rights; Crimes against children
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Sexual Exploitation of Children Now a Heinous Crime (May 21, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

Legislation approved by the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies on May 14, 2014, makes sexual exploitation of ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against children; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Government Discusses How to Deal with "Revenge Porn" (November 20, 2013) by Sayuri Umeda

In early October 2013, an 18 year-old Japanese high school girl was killed by her ex-boyfriend. ...

Topic: Crime victims; Crimes against children; Internet; Pornography
Jurisdiction: Japan

Child Pornography Law Amendment Discussed (January 29, 2010) by Sayuri Umeda

"Japan is one of the world's biggest suppliers of child pornography and the second biggest consumer ...

Topic: Crimes against children
Jurisdiction: Japan

Child Pornography to Be Criminalized (July 02, 2008) by Eduardo Soares

On May 21, 2008, the Commission of the Constitution, Justice, and Citizenship of the Brazilian Federal ...

Topic: Crimes against children
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Bill Introduced in Ontario to Require Reporting of Child Pornography (April 02, 2008) by Stephen Clarke

A member of the ruling Liberal party in Ontario who is not a member of the ...

Topic: Crimes against children
Jurisdiction: Canada

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Last updated: July 02, 2015