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Cambodia Legislators Adopt Marriage/Adultry Law


Cambodia ruling party members adopt marriage/adultery law Friday punishable by one year imprisonment those who are guilty of adultery.

Royalist Funcinpec party and opposition Sam Rainsy members condemn this enactment.

The marriage/adultery law was adopted with 64 votes from 69 voices was reportedly done to stop Funcinpec's leader, Prince Norodom Ranariddh from practicing his political profession, since his action is against this principle.

Funcinpec party members walked out of the National Assembly's meeting showing the party's internal unity.

Opposition Sam Rainsy party (SRP) members did not walk out, but did not show support by raising their hands.

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