Qatar: Rape victims accused of sex outside marriage, face up to a year in prison and 100 lashes

Numerous rape victims are in prison in Pakistan as well. From the perspective of Islamic law, if they tempted men to rape them, they are at fault, and must be punished. The rape must also have been public, since four male Muslim witnesses are required to have witnessed the act in order to establish it in Sharia court (cf. Qur’an 24:4, 24:14).

Qatar: Rape victims accused of sex outside marriage, face up to a year in prison and 100 lashes
https://www.jihadwatch.org/2021/10/239603

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