The Law's An Ass: Examples are Many...

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The Law's An Ass: Examples are Many...

and a rapist too it seems

Sentenced To Rape?! 1000,s Call For Action As Indian Council 'Orders' Abuse of Two Sisters

http://www.rt.com/news/313775-india-rape-sentence-sisters/

"The council deemed this an appropriate punishment for their brother's elopement with a married woman from the higher Jat caste. The brother, known as Ravi, is reportedly from the Dalit caste, which is India's lowest, formerly known as the 'untouchables'.

He ran way with his beloved despite fears of retribution. 'Nothing could justify this abhorrent punishment. It's not fair. It's not right. And it's against the law. Demand that the local authorities intervene immediately.'

Amnesty International is calling on people worldwide to sign their petition to persuade the Indian government to intervene..."

Consul General of India

cgindia@cgitoronto.ca

Mr. Magoo Mr. Magoo's picture

To be fair, this isn't the law.  It's pretty much the opposite of the law.

alan smithee alan smithee's picture

It seems rape is very popular in India.

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Sisters To Be Raped As Punishment - Demand Justice

http://e-activist.com/ea-action/action?ea.client.id=1770&ea.campaign.id=...

AI - Call on Authorities To Protect this Family Now!

shartal@rogers.com

Cutting through the bull... Law is alway a snap shot of the balance of power at a specific point in time.