Skip to comments.Amputation for theft added to draft penal code ( Maldives : Sunni Muslims )
Posted on 04/01/2013 10:27:31 PM PDT by george76
The draft penal code bill has been amended to include punishments as prescribed in the Quran, such as amputation for theft.
The committees chairperson, MP Ahmed Hamza, told Sun Online the new draft penal code will require amputating persons convicted of theft, while a person convicted of apostasy (renouncing Islam) will also face punishment.
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Does that also apply to government officials....Hmmm, they just might be onto something there.
I don’t have a problem with cutting a thieves hands off.
Very interesting arguments in the comments of the article between Maldvan muslims and also atheists.
Good, then the punishment for rape is????
My wife’s infidelity made me turn to religion.
I converted to Islam.
The stoning is this morning.
C’mon oceans! Rise already and wash these troglodytes off the face of the earth.
40 years ago I knew of a welder that got caught stealing in Saudi Arabia and they cut off his hand handed him a baggie to cover his wrist and put him on an airplane to England.
In the case of rape, the victim is flogged.
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