Philippines: Anger over death of baby separated from jailed mother

World

Under Philippine law a child born in custody can remain with the mother for only the first month of their life, though exceptions can be made. By comparison, children born to mothers detained in Malaysia are permitted to remain with them until the age of three or four. In the UK, mother and baby units enable women to stay with their infants till they reach 18 months.

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Trump search warrant: FBI took top secret documents from Mar-a-Lago
Zaporizhzhia nuclear workers: We’re kept at gunpoint by Russians
Emmett Till: Mississippi jury declines to indict accuser
Report: Nets’ initial KD offer to Celtics revealed
Drought hits Germany’s Rhine River: ‘We have 30cm of water left’

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.