Keywords : begging crimes

Child exploitation in begging crimes - Legal analytical study

Muhamad D. Stam

Journal of college of Law for Legal and Political Sciences, 2019, Volume 8, Issue issue 30 part 1, Pages 94-127

Childhood is one of the most important stages of life that requires special care and attention. It has its own needs which necessitate taking many priorities and requirements to achieve a lofty goal, which is to educate the future generation on solid foundations that make them good individuals instead of exploiting suspicious behaviors, Such as seduction or payment to beg and helping people, in roads or public and private places, which helps in their development on deviant behaviors, so how they do not huddle on the roads and in public or private places, and hold others and acquire bad habits instead of being established in their medical place at home and school, and learn the behaviors of good, from their parents and their teachers and enjoy good care and are subject to adequate supervision, all that came protection and care for this vulnerable group, and in all fields, including the legal field, principally in the area of criminalization and punishment (criminal protection).The punitive provisions of most criminal laws criminalize and punish all those who exploit children or children in their employment by begging, such as the Iraqi Penal Code No. 111 of 1969, which penalizes anyone who seduces a minor who has not attained puberty by begging. The law for the care of Iraqi juveniles has come under a special provision for the responsibility of the guardian, who under his or her jurisdiction is responsible for minors or juveniles to act as beggars, and this crime has a legal structure whose physical and moral wealth is the protection of children and has its criminal effects. Special measures And appropriate for them.