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An Eye for an Eye
One Iranian woman's fight for retribution after being blinded by an acid attack.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2011 11:29 GMT
Iranian acid attack victim pardons culprit
Woman blinded by former classmate forgives him, thereby sparing him of retributive blinding by state eye specialist.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2011 15:17 GMT
Iran postpones acid blinding punishment
Court-ordered blinding of Iranian man who hurled acid in the face of a university classmate has been postponed.
Last updated: 14 May 2011 09:29 GMT
Iran court: Man to lose eye and ear
In a literal interpretation of its eye-for-an eye law, an Iranian court orders a man to lose an eye and part of an ear.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2010 13:58 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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