As of tomorrow, applying penalties for illegal prostitution will become impossible due to politicians' disagreements

  • 2020-06-30
  • LETA/TBT Staff
RIGA - Due to politicians' inability to come to an agreement, the regulation allowing to penalize persons for illegal prostitution will lose force tomorrow, LETA learned. Under the current provisions of the Administrative Offences Code, violations of the regulations regarding the restriction of prostitution are punishable with fines from EUR 350 to EUR 700 for private individuals and EUR 700 to EUR 1,400 for legal entities.  Under the government regulations, minors' involvement in prostitution is prohibited and advertising of sex services i...
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