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||Sentence of Death (Expectant Mothers) Act (Cap. 397).
||Antigua and Barbuda
||Criminal and penal law
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||Act on-line Government of Antigua and Barbuda, 2 p. PDF (consulted on 2007-05-11)
||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.