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Name: Sentence of Death (Expectant Mothers) Act (Cap. 397).
Country: Antigua and Barbuda
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1953-03-20
Entry into force:
ISN: ATG-1953-L-75957
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Government of Antigua and Barbuda, 2 p. PDF PDF (consulted on 2007-05-11)
Abstract/Citation: Prohibits the court from sentencing to death a pregnant woman. In addition, sets out procedures for where a woman convicted of a capital offence alleges pregnancy.

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