Discrimination Against Women Under Iranian Law

May 9, 2009 at 12:29 pm | Posted in world | Leave a comment
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BY:Mehrangiz Kar
In the last decade of Mohammad Reza Shah’s rule, the legal and social situation improved dramatically for Iranian women. They gained the right to choose, and be chosen. They gained the right to judge. Family law was amended, and family courts were established. As a result, men could no longer divorce their wives without having a court ruling in their favor. Continue Reading Discrimination Against Women Under Iranian Law…


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