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Critical Analysis Of The Anti Rape And Anti Honor Killing Laws In Pakistan

Critical Analysis Of The Anti Rape And Anti Honor Killing Laws In Pakistan Introduction Women in Pakistan have long been oppressed and denied justice. Even the subject of rape has long been

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Federal Legislation In 2016

Federal Legislation In 2016 In the year 2016, the National Assembly passed 51 Acts but the Majlis-e-Shura (Parliament) altogether passed just seven, out of which two were new laws and five were amendments

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The Brock Turner Case: An Inappropriate Sentence And A Judge Stepping Down

The Brock Turner Case: An Inappropriate Sentence And A Judge Stepping Down Brock Turner, a former Stanford swimmer convicted of sexual assault, had taken an intoxicated victim behind a dumpster, stripped her

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Men Protection Act

Men Protection Act Before discussing the need of the hour, let me open up my words with one of the not so essential (neglected) part of our ‘so called’ Islamic society, “women”.

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Foreign Juveniles

Foreign Juveniles There are about 8,000 Pakistanis who are languishing in different prisons across the world. Most Pakistanis are interned in Saudi Arabia, convicted of human trafficking, drug-smuggling, rape, and other crimes.

Pakistanis In Foreign Jails

Pakistanis In Foreign Jails Foreign Affairs Adviser on Foreign Policy to the Prime Minister Sartaj Aziz informed the Senate that about 8,000 Pakistanis are languishing in different prisons all over the world.

National Assembly proposes strict punishment for rapists

National Assembly proposes strict punishment for rapists The National Assembly’s standing committee on interior approved a draft bill suggesting death penalty and life imprisonment for accused involved in rape of underage girls.

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The Much-Needed Anti-Rape Bills

The Much-Needed Anti-Rape Bills In contradistinction to the legislature’s characteristic stalling on critical legal reforms, the Senate, last week, adopted the Anti-rape Bill proposed (over a year back) by a PPP senator and referred

Pakistan Needs Comprehensive Law to Combat Child Sexual Abuse

Pakistan Needs Comprehensive Law to Combat Child Sexual Abuse Child sexual abuse is a silent crime committed under the veil of disguise. Almost all the developing countries are facing this problem. The

Is There Hope For Victims In This Criminal Justice System?

Is There Hope For Victims In This Criminal Justice System? “I don’t want to die before I get justice.” These are the words of Kainat Soomro, a rape survivor awaiting justice. She