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Indonesian Teen Raped by Brother Jailed For Abortion

Indonesian police said Sunday a 15-year-old girl who was raped by her older brother has been sentenced to six months in jail for having an abortion. The brother received a two-year sentence for having sex with a minor. The siblings were convicted Thursday at Muara Bulian District Court on the island of Sumatra. Abortion is illegal in Indonesia, but is allowed in cases of rape. However, the abortion must be done by a healthcare professional within the first six weeks of the...

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