Friday, November 16, 2007

Words just simply fail me

No, you read right. The rape VICTIM is going to recieve 200 lashes.

Just makes you feel real swell about the Saudi Justice system, don't it?
BTW where is the media outrage at this? Where is the feminist outrage at this?

19-Year Old Saudi Rape Victim Ordered to Undergo 200 Lashes

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — A 19-year-old female victim of gang rape who initially was ordered to undergo 90 lashes for "being in the car of an unrelated male at the time of the rape," has been sentenced to 200 lashes and six months in jail for telling her story to the news media.
The new verdict was handed down by Saudi Arabia's Higher Judicial Council following a retrial, the Arab News reported.

Unbelieveable, read more below: