Sudanese Laws in the Media Spotlight

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

A Sudanese reporter has been charged with wearing indecent clothing. What was she wearing to land her in court? Trousers. If convicted of the crime, she could be punished with 40 lashes. She has invited the world's media to witness her case and likely punishment. BBC Correspondent James Copnall was in the courtroom.


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