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Beyond the law: Protecting Morocco's women
Significant strides have been made to protect women in Morocco against violence, but more needs to be done.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 08:45 GMT
Morocco's child rape victims and the law
Recently amended statute allowed rapists to avoid prosecution by marrying underaged victims.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 10:58 GMT
Morocco repeals 'rape marriage law'
Controversial article previously allowed rapists to avoid charges if they married their victims.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 03:28 GMT
Being a poor woman in Morocco: The intersectionality of oppression
Moroccan women, especially in poor neighbourhoods, are entrenched in an oppressive system with no recourse.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 06:20 GMT
Morocco activists target 'rape marriage law'
Mock trial staged as part of campaign to get rid of "oppressive" article following death of Amina Filali.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2012 11:30 GMT
Morocco mulls tougher line on rape-marriages
Minister says government considering tougher rape sentences after 16-year-old forced to marry her rapist killed herself.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2012 12:05 GMT
Moroccans call for end to rape-marriage laws
Activists push to overturn laws allowing rapists to marry their victims, after a 16-year-old girl kills herself.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2012 09:27 GMT
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