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Significant strides have been made to protect women in Morocco against violence, but more needs to be done.
Recently amended statute allowed rapists to avoid prosecution by marrying underaged victims.
Controversial article previously allowed rapists to avoid charges if they married their victims.
Moroccan women, especially in poor neighbourhoods, are entrenched in an oppressive system with no recourse.
Mock trial staged as part of campaign to get rid of "oppressive" article following death of Amina Filali.
Minister says government considering tougher rape sentences after 16-year-old forced to marry her rapist killed herself.
Activists push to overturn laws allowing rapists to marry their victims, after a 16-year-old girl kills herself.
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