South Asia Program <- Back
Sharia in the Courts Judicial Interpretation of Islamic Law in Modern Muslim States.
6/5/2009 - 6/6/2009
University of Washington
The conference included 3 sessions on Pakistan Dr. Martin Lau Opening Pandoras Box The Saima Waheed Case and the Legal Status of Women in Pakistan Prof. Moeen Cheema Islam and Due Process A Case from the Shariat Appellate Bench of the Pakistani Supreme Court and Prof. Abdul Rahman Mustafa Begum Rashida Patel v. Fed of Pakistan Reconceptualizing Islamic Jurisprudence and Zina.