‘nothing short of the nation’s first paedophile protection act’*

‘nothing short of the nation’s first paedophile protection act’*

By Chris White

A piece of proposed legislation in New Hampshire was reportedly introduced with the intention of protecting against wrongful convictions, but opponents are saying it will protect paedophiles and sexual predators.

According to local news reports, lawmakers held a hearing on Tuesday on a proposed bill that was designed to protect against wrongful convictions in sexual assault cases.  The bill requires victims of sexual assault to corroborate their allegations if the accused has no prior convictions.  However, the bill does provide a definition of corroboration.

The bill was introduced in the aftermath of the conviction of Foad Afshar, a New Hampshire psychotherapist who a jury found guilty of molesting an underage client during an appointment. Afshar claims he was wrongfully convicted.

Opponents of the bill appeared at the hearing and denounced the proposal.  The harshest criticism appears to have come from a police sergeant from a department in Concord, NH.

“It’s really nothing short of the nation’s first paedophile protection act,” Sgt. Sean Ford told lawmakers.

The bill’s sponsor, Rep. William Marsh, and other supporters of the proposal believe it is necessary to enable doctors, teachers and others who work with children to perform their work without fear of wrongful accusations.

“If the person charged is innocent, they will have little ability to defend themselves, as the only testimony is that of a young child who may not be able to provide a reliable story,” Marsh said.

Opponents, including prosecutors and police, generally oppose the change because they believe it will make it more difficult to obtain convictions and cause already reluctant victims to come forward.

Source*

Related Topics:

U.S. Legalizing Paedophilia and Bestiality

California Bill of Rights for Children Claim New Powers over Your Kids*

The Real Number of Child Victims Will Shock You*

E.U. Making Paedophilia Legal Across Europe*

Normalizing Paedophilia through Sex for Children*

Normalizing the Rampant Barbaric Crime of Pedophilia*

Planned Parenthood was Caught Covering up Child Sex Trafficking*

The Resurrection of Mother

DHS Snatches Girl from Mother, Places Child with a Paedophile*

Army Colonel Sobs in Court as he’s Sentenced to 12 years in Child Pornography Case*

Uncle Sam Wants Your Children*

She was a Sex Slave to Europe’s Elite at Age 6*

FBI to Release Evidence on Clinton Child Sex Scandal*

Nearly 400 Children Rescued and 348 Adults Arrested in Canadian Child Pornography Bust*

Arrests Taking Place against Hollywood and Washington D.C. Paedophile Rings*

Children in Scotland Murdered in Paedophile Snuff Movies*

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s