Underage victims of sex crimes wait 10 times longer than adults to seek help, with one case taking 58 years, Hong Kong study finds

South China Morning Post

Title: Underage victims of sex crimes wait 10 times longer than adults to seek help, with one case taking 58 years, Hong Kong study finds

Researchers attribute worrying trend to a conservative culture where victims feel too ashamed to speak out or fear they will be blamed

Some cases were never brought to court because of a lack of evidence or a withdrawal of complaint

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