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Saudi Women Lashed and Jailed For Being Raped

by | 16th, November 2007

FROM the Anorak Forums news from Saudi Arabia. Writes AGW:

IT is good to see one country standing up for what is right and decency in general.

An appeal court in Saudi Arabia has doubled to 200 the number of lashes and added a jail sentence as punishment for a woman who was gang-raped…14 times.

Clearly all her fault and caused by the provocative way she sat inside a parked car .

The victim was held to have violated laws on segregation of the sexes she was in an unrelated man’s car at the time of the attack.

The appeal judges said she and her lawyer had been attempting to use the media to influence them.

The attackers’ sentences originally of up to

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