Honor Killings in Pakistan

Two teenagers in Karachi, Pakistan were recently electrocuted because they planned to elope in defiance of the tradition of arranged marriage. In 2016, an anti-honor killing law was enacted, but these atrocities continue. The International Honour Based Violence Network (HBVA)…

Belgium Mulls Allowing Children to Choose Death

Belgium is currently considering expanding a 2002 euthanasia law so that chronically ill children would be granted the right to choose to die. This proposed legislation has raised concerns from many groups about the implications of such legislation on the…