Former Judge would like to decriminalize prostitution

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Former Judge would like to decriminalize prostitution
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In an interview, former Constitutional Court Judge Zak Yacoob said that he would like to see the oldest occupation on earth, namely prostitution decriminalized.

There are more than 150 000 so-called “sex workers” in the country.

They are often also linked to drugs and other social evils, and the argument that the industry must be regulated is a false promise, as ordinary crime cannot even be controlled, and so they can not be regulated and watched.

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