1227more Malawi news
- Apr 7, 2000And not pleasant news at that...
Rape victim charged
Police in Malawi have arrested a woman for
having an abortion three months after she was
raped by two burglars at her home.
If convicted, the thirty-year-old woman faces
up to five years in prison under laws which
allow abortion only when the pregnancy
endangers the mother and only under medical
The police said another woman would also be
charged with supplying herbs to the rape
victim to procure a miscarriage.
The two rapists are still at large.
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