Blasphemy Law in Pakistan: Apostasy in Islam, Blasphemy, Freedom of Religion in Pakistan, Sharia, Pakistan [sic.]

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Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster
Alphascript Publishing, 2010 - Blasphemy - 83 pages
The Islamic Republic of Pakistan uses its Criminal Code to prohibit and punish blasphemy. The Criminal Code provides penalties for blasphemy up to death and a fine. An accusation of blasphemy commonly subjects the accused, police, lawyers, and judges to harassment, threats, and attacks. An accusation is sometimes the prelude to vigilantism and rioting

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