Pakistani Christian death penalty conviction overturned

via October 31, 2018 at 01:01AM

Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five, was found guilty in 2010 of taking the Prophet Mohammed’s name in vain while arguing with a Muslim colleague.

She won her appeal against the conviction and subsequent death sentence on Wednesday.

Developing story, more to come

Sophia Saifi reported from Pakistan. James Griffiths reported from Hong Kong.

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