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 please, read this article with: Published in The Express Tribune, January 17th, 2012.

Children on death row

Law reform has gone some way to prohib­iting punish­ment for child offend­ers, but the law is comple­x and unclea­r.
Published: January 16, 2012
QUETTA: Child offenders in Pakistan may, under the law, be sentenced to corporal punishment, life imprisonment and the death penalty. Law reform has gone some way to prohibiting corporal and capital punishment for child offenders, but the law is complex and unclear and these sentences remain lawful in certain circumstances.

Nadir Ali Khoso Advocate

 Published in The Express Tribune, January 17th, 2012.



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