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Trinidad and Tobago: Update to Response to Information Request TTO23158.E of 7 March 1996 on the incest and rape of minors, including treatment available for victims, support systems for minors, protection against further attacks, legal representation of victims and restraining orders; and information on laws against the rape and incest of minors, including penalties and process involved

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 March 1996
Citation / Document Symbol TTO23586.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Trinidad and Tobago: Update to Response to Information Request TTO23158.E of 7 March 1996 on the incest and rape of minors, including treatment available for victims, support systems for minors, protection against further attacks, legal representation of victims and restraining orders; and information on laws against the rape and incest of minors, including penalties and process involved, 1 March 1996, TTO23586.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ab8414.html [accessed 23 September 2014]
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For additional information on the above-mentioned subject, please consult the attached 12 March 1996 document from the Rape Crisis Society of Trinidad and Tobago, an organization which manages the main intake and counselling centre for victims of incest or rape of minors on the islands.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum

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        Rape Crisis Society, Port of Spain, Trinidad. 12 March 1996. Facsimile sent to the DIRB.[

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