Tag: Prostitution

Suppression of Immoral Traffic in Women and Girls Act 1956

Parliament

prostitute” means a female who offers her body for promiscuous sexual intercourse for hire, whether in money or in kind; “prostitution” means the act of a female offering her body for promiscuous sexual intercourse for hire, whether in money or in kind;

Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography

Believing that the elimination of the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography will be facilitated by adopting a holistic approach, addressing the contributing factors, including underdevelopment, poverty, economic disparities, inequitable socio-economic structure, dysfunctioning families, lack of education, urban-rural migration, gender discrimination, irresponsible adult sexual behaviour, harmful traditional practices, armed conflicts and trafficking in children,

Escort Services- Legal Aspects

Prostitution means the act of a female offering her body for promiscuous sexual intercourse for hire, whether in money or in kind, and whether offered immediately or otherwise, and the expression ‘prostitute’ shall be construed accordingly. The word ‘promiscuous’,. it excludes intercourse which a person may have with a permanently kept concubine. The import of that word is that the woman or girl offering her body offers it for hire to anyone who desired it for sexual intercourse.

Prostitution Policies of the Nations

Country Population: July 2009 Estimate Legal Status of Prostitution, Brothel Ownership, and Pimping Related Information 1.Afghanistan [Islamic] Population: 33,609,937 Prostitution: Illegal Brothel Ownership: Illegal Pimping: Illegal Afghanistan’s sex industry is booming, according to both private […]