We use cookies to make sure our website better meets your expectations.
You can adjust your web browser's settings to stop accepting cookies. For further information, read our cookie policy.
SEARCH
IN Warsaw
Exchange Rates
Warsaw Stock Exchange - Indices
The Warsaw Voice » Law » September 18, 2012
You have to be logged in to use the ReadSpeaker utility and listen to a text. It's free-of-charge. Just log in to the site or register if you are not registered user yet.
Obligatory treatment for pedophiles and rapists included in Polish law
September 18, 2012   
Article's tools:
Print

Poland's government adopted an amendment to the Penal Code which aims at introducing mandatory pharmacological treatment of convicted pedophiles and rapists and murderers who have already served their sentence in prison, the daily Dziennik Gazeta Prawna reports.

The need for such an amendment arose as in the coming years a number of convicts will leave prisons on the basis of an amnesty back in late 1980's which mitigated death sentences to 25 years imprisonment, the daily wrote.

A court will be able to direct such an individual for obligatory treatment if a criminological assessment points to such a need.
© The Warsaw Voice 2010-2018
E-mail Marketing Powered by SARE