➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
Malaysia: When Laws Do More Harm Than Good (in child sexual abuse cases) (Opinion) (Audio)
Investor.com – February 28, 2017
Since Richard Huckle made headlines last year, the discussion surrounding child sexual predators and crimes have been in the forefront of news. But sadly, most complaints of child sexual abuse in Malaysia do not lead to successful prosecutions, largely due to weaknesses within the nation’s criminal justice system, police, lawmakers and child welfare. To understand why, we look into the steps and processes behind lodging a child sexual abuse case, and what flaws present themselves along the way, and how we should go about fixing them.