Revised French bill on child sex sparks outrage

Critics say new version of French government's bill not only lessens protection of children, it also opens up a new legal loophole for child rapists.

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A bill initially aimed at tightening French child sex laws has been turned on its head and sparked widespread outrage, with critics accusing it of not only lessening the protection of children, but opening up a new legal loophole for child rapists, reports FRANCE 24.