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Rights Group: Cambodia Rape Victims Denied Justice

A Cambodian rights group says corruption is responsible for a staggering lack of justice for rape victims. The Cambodian League for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights (LICADHO) says it has reviewed 762 cases of rape allegations between 2012 and 2014, finding a majority of the cases ended without a trial. “More than half of the cases, which ended before trial, were settled by the payment of compensation to the victim by the suspect, in return for which the victim dropped the...

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