Wednesday , August 17 2022

Cerro Navia approves an ordinance sanctioning harassment and hate speech in the national street


Municipal Council of Cerro Navia has approved an ordinance against harassment and offensive demonstrations.

"There is currently a law sanctioning sexual harassment, but here, moreover, we have established a regulation sanctioning hate speech and discriminatory, for any of our neighbors, "explained the mayor of the commune, Mauro Tamayo

"We all have the right to circulate freely in our streets, without physical and verbal aggression. Therefore, promoting equal opportunities for men and women is also a responsibility that, as a municipality we are part of, "he added.

The fines will range from three to five monthly tax units: between 144,480 and 240,800 dollars.

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