My son had a birthday sleep over. There ...

Asked by Michelle on 25-02-2024 20:52:40
Question posted in the General Law category relating to Eastern Cape

My son had a birthday sleep over. There was a 16year old boy making sexual remarks to a 11year old girl. I asked the brother to fetch the child and told the brother I don't feel comfortable with the boy sleeping over after the sexual remarks can the mother sue me for something I was protecting the girl and I was scared that he might do something to them while I'm asleep

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