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Amputation for theft added to draft penal code ( Maldives : Sunni Muslims )
Minivan News ^
| March 30th, 2013
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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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Extended News; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: islam; maldives; muslim; muslims; rop; sharia; sunni; sunnimuslims; trop; waronwomen
posted on 04/01/2013 10:27:31 PM PDT
Does that also apply to government officials....Hmmm, they just might be onto something there.
posted on 04/01/2013 10:28:15 PM PDT
I don’t have a problem with cutting a thieves hands off.
posted on 04/01/2013 10:39:05 PM PDT
by RC one
(The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.)
To: george76; FARS; no-to-illegals; All
Very interesting arguments in the comments of the article between Maldvan muslims and also atheists.
posted on 04/02/2013 12:17:35 AM PDT
Good, then the punishment for rape is????
posted on 04/02/2013 1:08:30 AM PDT
(One half of all people have below average IQ. In the US the number is 54%)
My wife’s infidelity made me turn to religion.
I converted to Islam.
The stoning is this morning.
posted on 04/02/2013 4:36:35 AM PDT
(The downside of liberty is the need to tolerate those who despise it.)
C’mon oceans! Rise already and wash these troglodytes off the face of the earth.
posted on 04/02/2013 4:48:14 AM PDT
("I am Dr. Sonderborg," he said, "and I don't want any nonsense.")
Thanks gleeaikin. Will try to make time to take a look.
posted on 04/02/2013 5:24:09 AM PDT
(Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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.
posted on 04/02/2013 5:34:31 AM PDT
In the case of rape, the victim is flogged.
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