Amnesty International has learned that Rehab Abdel Bagi Mohamed Ali, aged 30, was released from prison in Sudan on 24 September. Appeals sent by Amnesty International members are said to have been instrumental in securing her release.
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Arrested and Beaten for Wearing Trousers - End Public Flogging of Women in Sudan
Article 152 of the Sudanese Criminal Code criminalizes Sudanese women and girls' right to express themselves, whether that be wearing pants or allowing their hair to be visible in public.