Lower House demands independent investigation into abuse of Jehovah's Witnesses

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Nevertheless, there must be an independent investigation into the sexual abuse of the Jehovah's witnesses. This requires a majority in the House of Representatives. Nearly 300 victims have now reported to a special hotline. Earlier, Minister Dekker of Legal Protection decided that such an investigation was not carried out because the Jehovahs themselves did not want to cooperate.

He called that disappointing, but he left it at that. Now a majority of the SP, PvdA, CDA, GroenLinks and the VVD wants to have an independent investigation done.

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