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Letter: International Day against Stoning

  • The Jakarta Post

| Mon, July 11 2011 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM This Monday, as in previous years, there are expected to be worldwide protests against the sentence of stoning decreed against Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani in Iran.

She has been accused of murdering her husband without a shred of evidence, and the case has never been proved in court. She has been sentenced to be stoned for adultery purely on the “special knowledge” of a judge.

Her...

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