Imagine the horror for a 16-year-old girl who has been raped. That crime is compounded when the victim is forced to marry her rapist. It's beyond outrageous, and the silence from feminists is criminal.
In the story below, the victim is so traumatized by her ordeal that she commits suicide.
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'Moderate' Morocco: Muslim teenager kills herself after a judge forces her to marry her rapist
"More female empowerment under the sharia (Islamic law).
Moroccan girl, 16, kills herself after judge forced her to marry man who RAPED her Daily Mail, By Lee Moran , 14 March 2012 (hat tip David W)
•Moroccan law exempts rapist from punishment if he agrees to wed victim
'A Moroccan teenager killed herself after a judge forced her to marry her rapist.
The 16-year-old girl, named as Amina Filali, ate rat poison after a Tangier court which was supposed to be punishing her 26-year-old attacker decided that they should instead be wed.
This is because Moroccan laws exempt a rapist from punishment if he agrees to marry his victim. Sentenced: A judge in Tangier (pictured) ordered the rapist to marry his victim as 'punishment'
Traumatised by the rape and the forced marriage, Moroccan newspaper al-Massae said she committed suicide at her husband's house.
Hafida Elbaz, director of the Women’s Solidarity Association, criticised the law and said rapists often believed they could avoid punishment by marrying their victims.'
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