Sudan: Intisar Sharif Abdullah walks free, MRG letter to Minister of Justice in Khartoum

MRG welcomes the release of Intisar Sharif Abdallah on 3 July after the Ombada court, in Omdurman,a suburb of the capital Khartoum, dropped all charges against her due to a lack of evidence. Intisar had been sentenced to death by stoning for the alleged crime of adultery.

For more information visit Amnesty International's website.

Click on the link below to read a letter sent by MRG to Sudan's Minister of Justice on 27 June, expressing deep concern about the case.

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Date: 07/07/2012

Countries:

Sudan

Categories:

Law/Legislation
Women/Gender

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