Rape Crisis Centers submit bill expand definition of statutory rape, following Eyal Golan scandal

22.11.2013                      19.Kislew.5774

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Rape Crisis Centers submit bill expand definition of statutory rape, following Eyal Golan scandal

Under bill adults suspected of statutory rape will not be able to claim they thought minor was older than 16 as excuse.

The Association of Rape (Yossi Zeliger/Israel Hayom, pool) Crisis Centers in Israel submitted a bill Thursday seeking to expand statutory rape law to cases where an adult takes advantage of his social status to have sexual relations with a minor at least 10 years younger than him….