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Morocco suicide victim fell prey to society, laws
Posted on 20 Mar 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

KHMIS SAHEL Morocco (AP) - Escape for 16-year-old Amina Filali from her marriage came in the form of a pill of rat poison she bought in the market for 60 cents. Pressured by a conservative rural Moroccan society, a judge and her own mother to marry... Read More

Tunisia university dean in court in veil standoff
Posted on 9 Jul 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

TUNIS Tunisia (AP) - A dean at a Tunisian university appeared before a court Thursday on charges of assaulting a veiled student, a case that is part of a long-running dispute between secularists and religious conservatives at the school. Students ... Read More

Turkish pianist on trial for insulting Islam
Posted on 18 Oct 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

INSTANBUL (AP) - A top Turkish pianist and composer appeared in court on Thursday to defend himself against charges of offending Muslims and insulting Islam in comments he made on Twitter. Fazil Say, who has played with the Full version (available... Read More