TAGS: Urgent Action Network • Freedom of Expression, Gender-based Discrimination, Prisoners and People at Risk, Women's Rights • Africa, Sudan •
Good News! – Sudan: Ferdous Al Toum’s Sentence Quashed (UA 151/15)
The Court of Appeal in Sudan has overturned the sentence of Fardous Al Toum, one of the 10 female Christian students charged with “indecent dress”. She had been sentenced to a fine of 500 Sudanese pounds and 20 lashes.