New bill to introduce tougher penalties for violence against women

  Justice Minister Ionas Nicolaou on Tuesday unveiled what he called a radical overhaul of  current legislation that will introduce stiffer sentences for violence against women. Under the proposal, the jail term for attempted rape will rise from 10 to 15 years, for indecent assault against a woman from two to 10 and for attempting … Continue reading New bill to introduce tougher penalties for violence against women