#Honor Killings

  • Article: Pakistani Mother Sentenced to Death for Burning Daughter Alive in 'Honor Killing'
    Girls & Women

    Pakistani Mother Sentenced to Death for Burning Daughter Alive in 'Honor Killing'

    Jan. 17, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Pakistan's parliament passed legislation against "honor killings" after the murder of Baloch. Read more

  • Article: How Two Opposing Female Lawmakers Helped Change Pakistan’s ‘Honor Killing’ Law
    Girls & Women

    How Two Opposing Female Lawmakers Helped Change Pakistan’s ‘Honor Killing’ Law

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 31, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Conservative legislator Naeema Kishwar worked with liberal Harvard grad Sughra Imam to bring about j Read more

  • Article: Honor Killings in Pakistan Will Now Carry Mandatory Prison Time
    Girls & Women

    Honor Killings in Pakistan Will Now Carry Mandatory Prison Time

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 6, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Those convicted of “honor killings” can no longer be pardoned by the victim's family. Read more

  • Article: Husband Vows His Wife Was Murdered in Pakistan Honor Killing
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    Husband Vows His Wife Was Murdered in Pakistan Honor Killing

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|Aug. 4, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    A new police report confirms she was murdered. Read more

  • Article: Honor Killings: Everything You Should Know, and Why They Aren't Honorable
    Girls & Women

    Honor Killings: Everything You Should Know, and Why They Aren't Honorable

    By Daniele Selby|July 21, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    There is no honorable justification for violence of any kind. Read more

  • Article: Pakistani Social Media Star Murdered in 'Honor Killing'
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    Pakistani Social Media Star Murdered in 'Honor Killing'

    By Joe McCarthy|July 18, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    3 Pakistani women are killed in this way each day. Read more

  • Article: Act before Monday to see ALL honor killings outlawed in Pakistan
    Girls & Women

    Act before Monday to see ALL honor killings outlawed in Pakistan

    April 8, 2016

    Pakistan's parliament will debate a new law that could save thousands of women's lives. Read more