France’s share of more than seven hundred in fines for straatintimidatie

In france, in a year’s time, more than seven hundred men have been fined for harassment of women. Sizzling and lewd comments and gestures in the direction of someone, has been in business since August of 2018 is banned in the country.

Those who fail to comply with the law can be fined up to 750 euros to get in. In some cases, the penalty is twice as high. This is the case, for example, if the victim is under the age of fifteen years old.

Secretary Marlène Schiappa Equality between the sexes, the figures on Tuesday revealed. They have played an important role in the development of the law, which was prepared in the event of an incident in Paris, france. A passer-by so as to have a woman in a coffee shop. It was by a man beaten after they had been told that his mouth had to give.

The French feminist Anaïs Bourdet is called, the number of fines and penalties “ludicrous,” and argues that men and women are not in the neighborhood of the agents to have fun with. She said in 2012, when the project began, in order to draw attention to the straatintimidatie, however the testimonials have been received.

In the Netherlands there is no national ban on straatintimidatie. Rotterdam and Amsterdam are straatintimidatie be a criminal offence in Terms of Local Regulation. On this basis, it is at the end of last year, for the first time a person has been convicted for the straatintimidatie.

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Fine for the Dutchman in the first case straatintimidatie


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