Teenage Moroccan girls face 3 years’ imprisonment for kissing in public


“They were caught kissing and hugging on the roof of a house in Hay Mohammadi district [Casablanca],” Airbib said, adding“someone photographed them, sent the picture to the family who informed the police.” Both girls were charged with “licentious or unnatural acts with an individual of the same sex” under Article 489 of the country’s penal code.


Categories: Africa, Morocco

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