Pakistan on Path to Reforming Blasphemy Laws Targeting Christians

October 30, 2015

Christian and human rights activists have hailed Pakistan's Supreme Court decision that the nation's notorious blasphemy laws, which have been used to target religious minorities, can be reformed.

"The court's judgment has provided hope to many that Pakistan may actually be able to reform its notorious blasphemy law. For many years, reform to the blasphemy laws was thought to be impossible because of the influence and fear of religious extremist groups in Pakistan. This recent judgement has opened the door for reform," said International Christian Concern's Regional Manager for South Asia, William Stark.

Read more at: http://www.christianpost.com/news/pakistan-on-path-to-reforming-blasphemy-laws-targeting-christians-148848/


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