Up to 3 Months of Jail and a 5000 Dhs Fine to...

Up to 3 Months of Jail and a 5000 Dhs Fine to Any Husband Who Kicks His Wife Off the Family House

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Bassima Hakkaoui, the Moroccan Minister of Solidarity, Women, Family and Social Development.

Rabat, Morocco (TMT)- The Moroccan government is expected in the upcoming days to enact a new article that will penalize any husband who kicks his wife off the family house.

In this regard, the prospective article in question, article 480, states that “any husband who expels his wife from the family house will be jailed from one to three months, and will be fined from two to five thousand Dhs, in accordance with what is stipulated in Article 53 of the Family Code.”

The Moroccan Times.