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Pakistan Sentences a Young Christian Man to Death by Hanging for Alleged Blasphemy as a Minor

Pakistan Sentences a Young Christian Man to Death by Hanging for Alleged Blasphemy as a Minor

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10 days ago

Today, a trial court in Pakistan sentenced a young Christian man to execution by hanging over a false allegation of blasphemy against him (a MINOR at the time of the alleged offense). Our Pakistani affiliate, the Organization for Legal Aid (OLA), is representing Shahzad Masih, the young Christian man, who was a 16-year-old minor when he was arrested and charged under the country’s infamous blasphemy law, section 295-C of the Pakistan Penal Code. . . .

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