|Country||Iran Islamic Republic of|
|Type of Measure||Violence against women > Constitutional provision|
|Form of Violence||Violence against women and girls|
Article 38 of the Constitution adopted in 1979, and amended in 1989, includes the following provisions: All forms of torture for the purpose of extracting confession or acquiring information are forbidden.
Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran 1979 (amended in 1989), UN Women Constitutional Database
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