THE ONLY ONES ARRESTED AFTER A CHILD’S RAPE: THE WOMEN WHO HELPED HER
April 13, 2021
MÉRIDA, Venezuela — She wore a ponytail and a crimson T-shirt, the phrases “Glitter Girl” sketched throughout the entrance.
Gripping her mom’s hand, she spoke softly, describing how she had been compelled out of faculty by Venezuela’s financial disaster, after which was raped at the very least six instances by a neighborhood predator who threatened to hurt her household if she spoke out. At simply 13, she grew to become pregnant.
With her mom, she sought out a physician, who advised her the being pregnant endangered her life,