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Jan 29, 2019
Pakistan SC upholds Aasia Bibi's acquittal in blasphemy case, asks petitioners if Islam allows punishment for those 'not guilty'Pakistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the review petition filed against the acquittal of a Christian woman who was on death row for eight years on charges of blasphemy. The apex court's decision in October to overturn the conviction of Aasia Bibi sparked nationwide protests and death threats from hardline groups.
Nov 02, 2018
Asia Bibi acquittal: Pakistan Army asks radical Islamists to end protest peacefully so it can avoid use of forcePakistan Army on Friday warned hundreds of radical Islamists hardliners not to test their "patience" and asked them to end the standoff peacefully to avoid the use of force as the mass protests against the acquittal of a Christian woman for blasphemy entered its third day.
Nov 01, 2018
Asia Bibi likely to be flown out of Pakistan amid death threats after being acquitted in blasphemy caseAsia Bibi, a 47-year-old mother of four, was convicted in 2010 after being accused of insulting Islam in a row with her neighbours. She always maintained her innocence, but has spent most of the past eight years in solitary confinement.
Nov 01, 2018
Blasphemy serious offence, but insult of Asia Bibi's religion and fabricating crime also blasphemous: Pakistan Supreme CourtThe 56-page detailed judgement on Asia Bibi has been authored by CJP Mian Saqib Nisar, also comprises a separate concurrent opinion note from Justice Asif Saeed Khosa.
Oct 09, 2018
Pakistan SC reserves judgment on final appeal against execution of Asia Bibi in blasphemy case; no date announced for verdictPakistan's Supreme Court on Monday reserved its judgment on the final appeal against the execution of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenced to death in a blasphemy case.
Nov 27, 2014
How can they sentence a woman who just had a baby, asks Veena MalikPakistan actor Veena Malik expressed shock and disbelief over a Pakistani anti-terrorism court sentencing her to 26 years in prison for alleged blasphemy.