How the Criminal Code Represses the Freedom of Moroccans

Oslo – Morocco is still feeling the affects of one criminal conviction for abortion, a conviction that sparked mass protests and drew condemnation from human rights groups. On August 31, 2019, police officers stopped journalist Hajar...

How the Criminal Code Represses the Freedom of Moroccans

Oslo – Morocco is still feeling the affects of one criminal conviction for abortion, a conviction that sparked mass protests and drew condemnation from human rights groups. On August 31, 2019, police officers stopped journalist Hajar Raissouni outside a clinic in Rabat. They questioned her about having an illegal abortion and sex outside marriage. Soon […]

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