The law and politics of blasphemy, religious freedom, secularism, and more . . .
Saturday, November 13, 2010
Death Sentence for Blasphemy in Pakistan
Howard Friedman's Religion Clause Blog reports that a Christian woman in the Punjab province of Pakistan has been sentenced to death for blasphemy. The woman was charged with blasphemy after getting into a heated discussion with fellow farm workers who had tried to convert her to Islam.