Musharraf signs Women’s Protection Bill

Here’s some good news to start your weekend off with. President Pervez Musharraf has signed Pakistan’s Women’s Protection Bill. (Text of the bill here.) Sweet.

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  • http://soggylib.blogspot.com Bearcat

    Wonderful. Too bad he a) won’t be able to enforce it in most of the country, and b) is one of the worst despots in the region (on matters other than women’s rights).

  • http://www.pakistani.org/ shehzaad

    The text of the bill is available here:
    http://www.pakistani.org/pakistan/legislation/2006/wpb.html