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.
Proposed penal code retains stoning
- 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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