A senior advocacy official remained concern Saturday, April 12, that a Pakistani appeals court will confirm the death sentence of Christian woman Asia Bibi, who has been charged with blasphemy against Islam. “Given the recent decisions made against people charged under the blasphemy law, it is not looking likely that the judgment against Asia will be favorable,” said Nasir Saeed, a director of the Center for Legal Assistance and Settlement (CLAAS), which supports the Christian.
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Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five, sentenced to death on accusations of blasphemy was shifted to a new jail without notification to her lawyer. Asia Bibi’s crime was drinking from a water well making it unclean for Muslim women as Christian infidels are prohibited to touch eating or drinking utensils of Muslims in Pakistan.
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Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five sentenced to death on charges of “blasphemy” against Islam and over a dozen other Christians held in Pakistani jails spent Christmas Day without their families, after authorities refused requests to allow prison visits, well-informed Christians said.
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Another Christian dies in a Pakistani jail!. Shaukat Ali, 35, was imprisoned in 2007 under Pakistan’s blasphemy charges. He was among several Christians held in Pakistan, including Asia Bibi, held in prison for years on this charge with out trial. His family rejected the claims of jail and police authorities of a “sudden illness.”
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