Saif-ul-Mulook, the Pakistani lawyer of Asia Bibi, leaves the Supreme Court after the final hearing in Islamabad. Photo: AFP

Pakistani lawyer is now an ‘easy target’ for extremists after helping Asia Bibi escape execution for blasphemy

  • Demonstrations against the Asia Bibi’s acquittal erupted across the country, with extremists calling for the assassination of Supreme Court justices
  • Bibi was accused of blasphemy against the Prophet Mohammed, a charge punishable by death under colonial-era legislation
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Saif-ul-Mulook, the Pakistani lawyer of Asia Bibi, leaves the Supreme Court after the final hearing in Islamabad. Photo: AFP
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