Amnesty International: Verdict Against Raissouni, a Devastating Blow for Women Rights in Morocco

Rabat –  Amnesty International  issued a statement on September 30 to criticize a Moroccan court for sentencing Moroccan journalist Hajar Raissouni to one year in prison for “illegal abortion.” The Rabat Court of First Instance ruled...

Amnesty International: Verdict Against Raissouni, a Devastating Blow for Women Rights in Morocco

Rabat –  Amnesty International  issued a statement on September 30 to criticize a Moroccan court for sentencing Moroccan journalist Hajar Raissouni to one year in prison for “illegal abortion.” The Rabat Court of First Instance ruled that Raissouni should be held responsible for illegal abortion and sex outside marriage, Her fiance also received the same […]

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