Posted by: Eirin | September 8, 2009

Woman in Sudan fined for wearing pants

A Sudanese court convicted a woman for violating the country’s decency laws and fined her the equivalent of 200 USD. Read the full story from the New York Times here.

Nicholas D. Kristof is blogging about the case and the convicted woman, Ms. Lubna Hussein, calling her “Rosa Parks in Khartoum”.

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