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criminalize

to make an action or activity criminal.
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More than 90 MPs had signed a petition on Wednesday calling for an acceleration of the review of the bill criminalising normalisation, Naoufel Jammali, chairman of the parliamentary human rights, freedom and external relations committee told TAP.
New Delhi: India's central government on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that criminalising marital rape may destabilise the institution of marriage apart from being an easy tool for harassing husbands.
The proposal comes in line with a law on criminalising and combating the smuggling of subsidised oil by-products, which was implemented in June.
We strongly oppose current proposals to introduce the Swedish model of criminalising the buyers because this legislation has not worked there or in Norway.
The former minister of health issued Decision No 271 in 2007 criminalising FGM.
But campaigners warned that criminalising squatting in residential buildings would lead to an increase in some of the most vulnerable homeless people sleeping rough.
47 countries still impose some form of travel restriction on people living with HIV, while 56 countries have laws criminalising HW transmission or exposure.
Any idiot knows that children have to be protected against paedophiles, but criminalising the ordinary, decent people who alone can solve the problem is no way to do it.
Proposals to fine youngsters who refuse to stay in education or training until they are 18 risk criminalising them, ministers have been warned.
Could the think tank start addressing real and worthy issues, such as making criminals the criminal instead of criminalising the law abiding?
The Finnish justice minister Johannes Koskinen has said that although he favours the idea of criminalising the selling of sex, taxing prostitutes would enable authorities to better control the country's sex trade.