All charges against human rights activist Dr. Mudawi Ibrahim Adam, director of the Sudan Social Development Organization (SUDO), were dropped on August 7, 2004, and he was released. Dr. Mudawi was arrested in December 2003 after he visited Darfur in the course of his work for SUDO and charged with crimes against the state that carried the death penalty.
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A Hemline Is Not a Crime: Women Risk Flogging for "Indecent" Clothing
Sudans Public Order Police have charged 10 female Christian students with "indecent dress" and subjected them to verbal abuse during their detention. The charge carries the punishment of flogging.
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