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Blasphemy verdict is ray of hope for persecuted groups

In a landmark judgment, the Supreme court of Pakistan has acquitted a Christian woman who was accused of blasphemy and sentenced to death by the lower courts. The Supreme Court observed that “the prosecution had categorically failed to prove its case beyond the reasonable doubt.” The 56-page  verdict noted, “It is not for the mob, it […]