Tag archive for ‘children’
By bmcsr On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
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More than 1,000 children under 10 stopped and searched in five years

More than 1,000 children under the age of 10 – and some as young as four – have been stopped and searched by the police in England and Wales over the past five years, according to official figures. The figures More...

By bmcsr On Monday, May 12th, 2014
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1,500 girls under the age of 10 were forcibly married in Iran

More than 1,500 girls under the age of 10 were forcibly married in Iran last year, according to rights campaigners who accused judges in the country of sanctioning child rape. Activists also condemned a law passed More...

By bmcsr On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Armed to the milk teeth: America’s gun-toting kids

In May last year, a two-year-old girl was shot dead by her five-year-old brother with a small rifle made specifically for children. The accidental shooting happened in Cumberland County, Kentucky, when the boy More...

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