Saudi king pardons rape victim!

GREAT NEWS! Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has pardoned a female rape victim who had been sentenced to six months in prison and 200 lashes, a Saudi newspaper reported Monday. Saudi Justice Minister Abdullah bin Muhammed al-Sheik told al-Jazirah newspaper that…Read More

Human Rights Watch reacts

Human Rights Watch said it has called on Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah "to immediately void the verdict and drop all charges against the rape victim and to order the court to end its harassment of her lawyer."

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