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  •  You don't know much about the Swedish legal... (1+ / 0-)
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    fuzzyguy

    ...system, do you?

    The two women did not go to their nearest police station. They went to one where one of their friends was working. This policewoman took their statement, in violation of police procedure, which dictates that she step aside, since she is an interested party.

    The statements were not taped, also a violation of Swedish police procedure. Two prosecutors declined to press charges or pursue an investigation. A prosecutor who is a member of a radical feminist faction overruled.

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