Island focus: Acquitted rape victim begins school


Jakarta   /  Wed, September 12 2018  /  01:01 am

Monday was a special day for WA, the 15-year-old girl acquitted by the Jambi High Court of an abortion charge on Aug. 27.

The Muara Bulian District Court had previously sentenced her to six months’ imprisonment for undergoing an unlawful abortion of an 8-month-old fetus and had sentenced her brother to two years for sexually assaulting her.

The girl resumed her education on Mond...