Saudi Women Lawyers Free to Practice Law

By Shubra Ohri Thirty years after earning her law degree, Fatma Kabil, Saudi Arabia’s first qualified female lawyer, may finally get the chance to argue in a courtroom. On February 20, 2010, Justice Minister of Saudi Arabia Mohammad al-Issa announced…

Morality Law Threatens Indonesian Unity

By Aileen Thomson Police arrested four women for “sexy dancing” during a New Year’s Eve party at the Belair Coyote Bar and Restaurant in Bandung, Indonesia. These women, along with an event organizer and a manager of the club, could…