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  1. Amputation for thieves angers Aceh

    Posted Dec 19th 2006, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... entrusted to legislate on the sharia and supervise its implementation, said the matter had been blown out of proportion. 'This regulation cannot be simplified as if hand amputation is the only ... be the punishment for a thief according to sharia. And sharia says that thieves can be punished with lashes or finger amputation,' he explained. 'But it depends on the case.' The draft law ...

  2. Religious leaders fear conflict over sharia edicts

    Posted Feb 27th 2008, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... restrictive laws and punishments that would include public canings and hand amputations. ...

  3. Bumpy road to peace

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... the hand of thieves. 'I will not sign this law,' Mr Yusuf said. 'You cannot punish someone before you educate him. And you cannot amputate the hand or punish a thief when the state ...



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