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Sudanese Woman Sentenced to Hang for Refusing to Renounce Christianity

A court in Sudan has sentenced a pregnant woman to death for refusing to renounce her Christian faith. Mariam Yahya Ibrahim, 27, who is already the mother to a 20-month-old son, was convicted of apostasy on Monday and given three days to abandon her faith. Her lawyer, Mohamed Abdel Nabi, said the judge hearing the case asked her, "Where do you stand on being an apostate?" "She answered, 'I’m not an apostate, your honor; because I was never a Muslim. I grew up a...

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