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Pakistan Sentences Six for 'Honour' Killing


World  (tags: humanrights, world, violence, deaths, Honor Killings )

Rose
- 170 days ago - news.ninemsn.com.au
A court in Pakistan has sentenced one man to death and five others to life in jail for the murder of three brothers in a so-called "honour killing", lawyers said.



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Past Member (0)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 10:41 pm
Noted , thanks .
 

Vivien Green (150)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 5:21 am
Noted with anger the Cleric should have also been sentenced for his outrageous Fatwa.
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. (0)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 8:23 am
It amazes me that murder and rape don't seem to bring shame, yet a daughter can be killed for singing with a man. I understand that there are customs, but shouldn't people try to make sense of their customs and understand the why and not just blindly follow them?
 

Penny C. (79)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 10:00 am
It nevers ends:(Thanks Rose.
 

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Sunday February 2, 2014, 11:26 am
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Mary Donnelly (47)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 12:35 pm
Thanks Rose. Are we not glad we live where we do!
 

Stan B. (123)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 12:42 pm
Total morons. They deserve everything they got.
 

barb horban (44)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 1:47 pm
There is a saying "honor among thieves" I suppose it can also be said for murderers. This is outrageous behavior custom or not.
 

Arlene C. (122)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 2:02 pm
Y aura-t-il une fin? Je n'y crois pas. Merci Rose
 

Birgit W. (140)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 2:03 pm
The court stood up for the murdered men, but what about the five women who where murdered too?
 

Debra G. (0)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 2:42 pm
Birgit is right - no penalty for the women's murders? And unless this is publicized widely, it will have no impact on the fatwa-loving leaders.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 4:26 pm
Thank you for the article.
 

Walter Firrth (61)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 7:36 pm
Retwetx flagged, These allah chanting fanatics beggar description,Thank God you were born an infidel.
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 10:11 pm
Noted
 

Bob P. (425)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 7:33 am
Thanks Rose
 

Yvonne F. (163)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 10:54 am
Improvement!!!!! Thanks Rose
 

Judith C. (104)
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 2:17 pm
Noted
 
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