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Prosecutor Jurkjane dismisses rape as ‘victim’s fault’

Jun 04, 2014
From wire report

Prosecutor Jurkjane dismisses rape as ‘victim’s fault’
2 From wire reports, RIGA The women’s resource center Marta is “shocked” by the Prosecutor General Office’s view that in some rape cases, the victims have provoked the crime themselves, reports LETA. The organization feels that this raises doubts about the objectivity of criminal proceedings in Latvia. According to Marta, the organization sent a letter to the Prosecutor General Office, demanding that Elita Jurkjane, a chief prosecutor, explain her statement tha ...

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