Article 191 of the Penal Code

  Penal Code

1. To proceed with the crimes of assault, harassment or sexual abuse, it will be necessary complaint of the aggrieved person, his legal representative or complaint of the Public Prosecutor's Office, which will act by weighing the legitimate interests present. When the victim is a minor, a person with a disability in need of special protection or a helpless person, a complaint from the Public Prosecutor's Office will suffice.

2. In these crimes, the forgiveness of the offended party or the legal representative does not extinguish the criminal action or the responsibility of that type.

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Article 191 of the Penal Code Spanish establishes that for crimes of sexual assault, sexual harassment either sexual abuse the complaint of the aggrieved person is necessary or his legal representative, or the complaint from the Public Prosecutor's Office.