Rapist was employed to guard crèche ... and struck again

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Rapist was employed to guard crèche ... and struck again

Judges have asked parliament to close the legal loophole that allowed this horror to happen

Cape Town bureau chief

A man with three sex-crime convictions was employed to guard a Cape Town crèche and raped an 11-year-old who lived across the street.

Cassiem Abrahams appealed unsuccessfully to the Cape Town High Court against the life sentence a magistrate imposed.

Now his crime, which left his victim suffering nightmares, has been brought to the attention of parliamentarians by judges...

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