CHILD ABUSE is punishable by Philippine Laws
Reminding everyone that child abuse is a crime, in Philippines it is covered by R.A. 7610 " Act Against Child Abuse, Exploitation, Discrimination and Other Purposes"
"Child abuse" refers to the maltreatment, whether habitual or not, of the child which includes any of the following:
(1) Psychological and physical abuse, neglect, cruelty, sexual abuse and emotional maltreatment;
(2) Any act by deeds or words which debases, degrades or demeans the intrinsic worth and dignity of a child as a human being;
(3) Unreasonable deprivation of his basic needs for survival, such as food and shelter; or
(4) Failure to immediately give medical treatment to an injured child resulting in serious impairment of his growth and development or in his permanent incapacity or death.
Just so you know.
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