Sierra Leone: Magistrate May Punish Media Houses for Violating Sexual Offences Act

| September 20, 2013

[Concord]Magistrate Tonia Barnett, presiding at the Freetown Magistrates’ court No.2, yesterday issued stern warning to all local media practitioners covering the ongoing alleged rape case involving the former Deputy Minister of Education, Mamoud Tarawallie, to desist from publishing the rape victim’s name and photo.

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