Saudi King Pardons Rape Victim

A Saudi Arabian rape victim charged with jail time and 200 lashes has been pardoned by Saudi King Abdullah. The woman was jailed after being found in a car with a man to whom she was not related. A group of men pulled her from the car and raped her, before she was arrested. Once pardoned, the woman was released from jail and returned home to her family, officials say. The monarch traditionally grants pardons in advance of Eid al-Adha, a Muslim holiday that begins Wednesday. Saudi...Full Story
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