Ordeal of rape victim Amina Filali sh...

Ordeal of rape victim Amina Filali shocks Morocco

There are 3 comments on the The First Post story from Mar 19, 2012, titled Ordeal of rape victim Amina Filali shocks Morocco. In it, The First Post reports that:

THE CASE of a teenage rape victim in Morocco who committed suicide after she was forced to marry her attacker has caused outrage and led to demands that the country, usually seen as a liberal voice in the Muslim world, changes its laws.

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Jahed Alali

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

#1 Mar 26, 2012
Now, let’s understand the whole case: she was a poor girl who married a man because her family accepted this solution, issued by a local judge, as lawful and convenient, according to local codes and traditions. Now, she was not happy in her husband’s company and ended up commiting suicide, which is totally understandable and regrettable. However, who are we blaming here? Morocco’s legal system? Morocco’s society? Amina’s rapist and husband? Amina’s family? Is this a trick to oust the country’s government, with the help of occidental NGOs and to the profit of occidental world control strategies? What do we know?…

The focal point here shoud be the condamn of islamic society to the fact that a girl has lost her virginity without being married - which would disgrace her and her family. Girls there may marry even younger than 16, with the parents' permission. If all that's to change, it's not a case of changing some articles in moroccan law, but expecting that their whole society changes - which cannot be imposed on them, or blamed on the government.
I am a cynic

Sydney, Australia

#2 Mar 27, 2012
it's now official - YOU ARE AN UNEDUCATED IDIOT

London, UK

#3 Mar 15, 2013
this is all the parents fault not the goverment , yes they can do something to help but it was the parents that made her marry the man

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