Flora & Fauna
Samoa govt says it could bring back corporal punishment
5 dec. 2017 - RNZI.
The Samoan government has again raised the prospect of making corporal punishment legal again.
Corporal punishment was abolished many years ago in Samoa but the government has frequently raised the possibility of bringing it back to curb violence involving school students.
During his regular radio on 2AP the Prime Minister Tuila'epa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi, said legislation was being prepared but he didn't say when or if it will be introduced.