Country Montenegro
Year 2013
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Article 31 of the Constitution adopted in 2007, and amended in 2013, includes the following provisions:Any form of violence, inhuman or degrading behavior against a person deprived of liberty or whose liberty has been limited, and any extortion of confession and statement shall be prohibited and punishable.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Montenegro 2007 (amended in 2013), UN Women Constitutional Database


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