PAKISTAN: ‘ Supreme Court Suspends Death Sentence of Christian Woman accused of Blashemy ‘ ed

#AceNewsReport – PAKISTAN:July.25: Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Wednesday temporarily suspended the death sentence of a Christian woman, Asia Bibi, accused of blasphemy, Reuters reported, citing her lawyer.

The farm worker and mother of four became the first woman to be sentenced to death under Pakistan’s blasphemy law in 2010. The Supreme Court will soon begin hearing an appeal against her conviction, according to lawyer Saif-ul-Malook.

The case hit global headlines after the murder of two politicians who tried to intervene on the woman’s behalf.

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