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Saudi Arabia Bans 50 'Blasphemous' and 'Inappropriate' Children's Names
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, muslims, sharia law, Saudi Arabia, blasphemy, names )

Beatrice
- 474 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Saudi Arabia's interior ministry said it had ordered a ban on the names because they contradicted the religion or the culture of the Kingdom. Along with western names such as Sandy, Linda and Elaine
'Islamic Takeover Plot' in Birmingham Schools Investigated
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, sharia law, schools, trojan horse, religion )

Beatrice
- 483 days ago - bbc.co.uk
An alleged plot to oust some Birmingham head teachers and make their schools adhere to more Islamic principles is being investigated A letter detailing the plan, known as "Operation Trojan Horse" claims responsibility for leadership changes at four
One Mother's Story Shows Plight of Trapped Women
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaza, Sharia law, women )

David
- 607 days ago - news-leader.com
Rogers is not the first Western woman to marry an Arab man and find out how few rights she had once removed to a Middle East country that abides by sharia. She recalled of her escape to Israel. "Four years of hell was finally over."
TAKE ACTION --- Horror in Paradise
Society & Culture  (tags: MALDIVES, SHARIA LAW, FLOGGING, RAPE, children, women, freedoms, human rights )

Lynn
- 835 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
It's hard to believe, but a 15-year-old rape survivor in the Maldives has been sentenced to be whipped 100 times in public! Let's put an end to this lunacy by hitting the government where it hurts: the tourism industry.
Celebrity Saudi Preacher Raped & Tortured 5 Y/O Daughter to Death for Not Being a Virgin & Gets Off!
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi Arabia, Imam, Celebrity Preacher, Daughter, Rape, Torture, Broken Back, Crushed Skull, No Punishment, Sharia Law, Islamabuse, child, death, family, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, women, violence )

Jay
- 878 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
the judge ruled the few months al-Ghamdi spent in prison since his arrest in November was sufficient punishment. He has reportedly agreed to pay £31,000 ($50,000). Sharia law says a parent can't be punished for killing his own child but outrage growing.
Iran: Alcohol Drinkers Sentenced to Death
Society & Culture  (tags: Iran, Islam, Sharia Law, Alcohol, death, freedoms, religion, politics, violence )

Jay
- 1102 days ago - smh.com.au
Under Iranian sharia, certain crimes such as sodomy, rape, theft, fornication, apostasy and consumption of alcohol for the third time are considered to be ''claims of God'' and they therefore have mandatory death sentences. The 2 have been whipped 160x.
Somali Insurgents War on Fun
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, africa, SOMALIA, SHARIA LAW, society, world, politics, news, law, culture )

Cal
- 1908 days ago - blogs.abcnews.com
When Somalia Islamist groups state they are determined that Somalia be ruled under strict sharia Muslim law, and they aren't only talking about declaring war against the country's transitional government, but increasingly any fun or entertainment the popu
   

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