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Proposed penal code retains stoning

Friday, 7 June 2013

The Guardian Council, comprising 12 religious jurists, reinserted the stoning provision into a previous version of the bill, which had omitted death by stoning as the explicit penalty for adultery.

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  • Published: 2 years ago on Friday, 7 June 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: June 7, 2013 @ 9:55 am
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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    • http://www.hrw.org/fa/news/2013/06/03

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