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French parliament considers fines for prostitution

The French parliament is considering imposing heavy fines on people caught paying for sex.

Under current law, prostitution is legal in France, but brothels, pimping and soliciting in public are not.

Opponents say the measures will only serve to force France's sex trade further underground.

Peter Maude reports.

  • 27 Nov 2013
  • From the section Europe
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