Editions:  Austria · Denmark · France · Germany · Italy · Norway · Spain · Sweden · Switzerland
Advertisement

Mother jailed for forcing daughter into prostitution

Share this article

11:10 CEST+02:00

 

The mother of a 17-year-old girl has been sentenced to three years in prison for forcing her daughter into prostitution.

 

 

The woman, who has not been identified, will have to spend 18 months of her jail time in Zurich, said a report on the 20 Minuten daily.

According to the newspaper, the woman, a resident of Winterthur, offered her daughter’s sexual services in ads and then collected the payments.

The girl, now aged 26, was often beaten up and insulted by the older woman and her husband, who also threatened to put her in a psychiatric institution or abandon her in the street if she did not obey, the paper said.

The victim filed a complaint against her mother in February 2010, the report said.

 

 

 

Get notified about breaking news on The Local

Share this article

Advertisement

From our sponsors

The Swedish university where students tackle real-world problems

Ranked among the world's best young universities in the QS Top 50 Under 50, Linköping University (LiU) uses innovative learning techniques that prepare its students to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Jobs
Click here to start your job search
Advertisement
Advertisement

Popular articles

Advertisement
Advertisement