As if, when the marriage institution is abolished, concubinage, adultery, and incest
, must not necessarily abound; when all the rights of humanity are annihilated, any barrier remains to protect the victim from the fury of the spoiler; when absolute power is assumed over life and liberty, it will not be wielded with destruc- tive sway
I mean those which are awake when the reasoning and human and ruling power is asleep; then the wild beast within us, gorged with meat or drink, starts up and having shaken off sleep, goes forth to satisfy his desires; and there is no conceivable folly or crime-- not excepting incest
or any other unnatural union, or parricide, or the eating of forbidden food--which at such a time, when he has parted company with all shame and sense, a man may not be ready to commit.
Gates, who pleaded guilty to incest
, was initially sentenced to probation but was discovered last month by his probation officer to be living with Moody.
The Hills star's dad Bill, 67, is accused of three counts of sexual assault on a female child and aggravated incest
The reference to incest
has some people questioning if the Kardashian siblings have gone too far this time.
Council members yesterday approved proposed amendments to the Penal Code that would see incest
criminalised for the first time in Bahrain and introduce harsher sentences for child abuse.
Roscommon TD Denis Naughten has now tabled new legislation, which was accepted by the Government last month, to increase the sentence for incest
by a female from seven years to life, bringing it into line with the penalty for incest
by a male.
McKinnon, a survivor of childhood incest
, developed a program for recovery from child sexual abuse called REPAIR (recognition, entry, process, awareness, insight, and rhythm).
Referring to an NCCL report on reforming sex laws, it says: "The report argues that the crime of incest
should be abolished.
Consequently, there is no system to prevent incest
or protect the victims of incestuous relationships.
But in a letter to the court, Atkinson said that she doesn't consider what she did as incest
Consensual adult incest
is legal in some countries.