Asia Bibi, the Christian woman in Pakistan convicted of blasphemy against Muhammad and sentenced to death, has an appeal hearing this week. However, don't expect the legal profession as an institution to help her or push for her human rights.
Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five, has been in prison for over a year and now awaits execution if not freed by the Pakistani government. Her crime? Being a Christian in Pakistan. She was accused of violating Pakistan's blasphemy law. Read on and sign the petition...
- December 15, 2010 |