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Kazakh Criminal Code of 1997 (selected provisions related to women)

Sections: Part 1 – Section V - Exemption from Criminal Liability and Punishment Part 2 – Chapter I – Crimes against a Person Part 2 – Chapter 2 – Crimes against the Family and Juveniles Part 2 – Chapter 3 –  Crimes Against the Constitutional and Other Rights and Freedoms of a Man and a Citizen [...]

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Kazakh Criminal Code of 1997 (selected provisions related to women) – 1: Section V – Exemption from Criminal Liability and Punishment

Article 72. Postponement of Endurance of Punishment for Pregnant Women and Women Having Small Children 1. For convicted pregnant women and women having child under fourteen years of age, except for women convicted and sentenced to deprivation of freedom for a period of more than five years for grave and especially grave crimes against a [...]

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Kazakh Criminal Code of 1997 (selected provisions related to women) – 2: Crimes against a Person

Article 97. A Murder by a Mother of a Newborn Baby A murder by a mother of her newborn baby, either during delivery or in the subsequent period, which is committed in conditions of a mentally traumatizing situation or in a state of a mental disorder, but not legal insanity, – shall be punished by [...]

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Kazakh Criminal Code of 1997 (selected provisions related to women) – 3: Crimes against the Family and Juveniles

Article 132. Involvement of a Juvenile into the Commission of Anti-Social Acts 1. Involvement of a juvenile in the non-medical use of drugs or other narcotic substances, or systematic use of alcohol, or into prostitution, vagrancy, or into begging, – shall be punished by engagement in public works for a period from one hundred up [...]

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Kazakh Criminal Code of 1997 (selected provisions related to women) – 4: Crimes Against the Constitutional and Other Rights and Freedoms of a Man and a Citizen

Article 141. Violation of Equality of Citizens 1. Direct or indirect restriction of the rights and freedoms of a man and a citizen based on motives of origin, social, official, or property status, sex, race, nationality, language, attitude towards religion, convictions, place of residence, or his belonging to public associations, or based on any other [...]

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Kazakh Criminal Code of 1997 (selected provisions related to women) – 5: Crimes Against the Health of the Population and Morality

Article 270. Drawing into Prostitution 1. Drawing into prostitution by way of violence or a threat to apply it, the use of a dependent position, blackmail, destruction or damaging property, or by way of deceit, – shall be punished by a fine in an amount from two hundred up to five hundred monthly assessment indices, [...]

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Turkish Criminal Code of 2004 (selected provisions related to women)

Sections: Second Volume: Special Provisions – Second Chapter: Offences against Individuals – Fifth Section: Causing Abortion, Abortion and Sterilization Second Volume: Special Provisions – Second Chapter: Offences against Individuals – Sixth Section: Offences against Sexual Immunity Second Volume: Special Provisions – Third Chapter: Offences against Community  - Seventh Section: Offences against General Ethics Second Volume: [...]

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Turkish Criminal Code of 2004 (selected provisions related to women) – Volume 2: Special Provisions – Chapter 2: Offences against Individuals – Section 5: Causing Abortion, Abortion and Sterilization

Causing Abortion ARTICLE 99-(1) Any person, who causes abortion and loss of a child without consent of the woman, is punished with imprisonment from five years to ten years. (2) Any person, who involves in expulsion of foetus older than ten weeks although medically not necessitated, is sentenced to imprisonment from two years to four [...]

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Turkish Criminal Code of 2004 (selected provisions related to women) – Volume 2: Special Provisions – Chapter 2: Offences against Individuals – Section 6: Offences against Sexual Immunity

Sexual abuse ARTICLE 102- (1) Any person who attempts to violate sexual immunity of a person, is sentenced to imprisonment from two years to seven years upon compliant of the victim. (2) In case of commission of offense by inserting an organ or instrument into a body, the offender is punished with imprisonment from seven [...]

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Turkish Criminal Code of 2004 (selected provisions related to women) – Volume 2: Special Provisions – Chapter 3: Offences against Community – Section 7: Offences against General Ethics

Impudent acts ARTICLE 225-(1) Any person who openly enters in sexual intercourse or exposes one’s self is punished with imprisonment from six months to one year. Indecency ARTICLE 226-(1) Any person who involves in an unlawful act; a) By allowing a child to watch indecent scene or a product, or to or hear shameful words, [...]

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