Judges Rule Against Kidnapped Christian Child Bride: ‘Unable to Treat Christians as Pakistani Citizens’
A Pakistan court has made a ruling according to Islamic law, siding aided by the kidnappers of a Christian that is 14-year-old girl.
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A Pakistan high court has passed down a ruling according to Islamic “sharia” legislation that claims males in Pakistan can marry underage girls so long as they usually have had their first menstrual period.
Global Christian Concern (ICC), a Christian persecution watchdog team, states the ruling passed down with a panel that is two-judge in direct opposition into the Sindh Child Marriage Restraint Act which forbids wedding underneath the age of 18.
The ruling arrived throughout the latest court hearing in to the kidnapping, forced conversion and wedding of Huma Younus, a 14-year-old Christian girl.
As CBN Information reported, Younus ended up being kidnapped by three males from her house in Karachi final October. The guys waited on the moms and dads to go out of the home before forcibly using the young woman. She ended up being apparently taken up to Dera Gazi Khan, town within the Punjab province of Pakistan, significantly more than 370 kilometers from her house. (more…)