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2003-08-27  

Sharia law:There's an email petition from Amnesty making the rounds about this. If it comes your way, sign and forward on. You never know what little bit of influence it might have.
KATSINA, Nigeria (AP) -- Baby in her arms, a single mother condemned by an Islamic court to death by stoning has appeared at a courthouse in northern Nigeria for an appeal of a sentence that has drawn an international outcry.

If carried out, the sentence would involve her being buried up to the neck and then slowly killed by a hail of rocks. This does actually happen in some places.

Steve | 17:43 |
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