Domestic violence victim faces gallows in Gaza

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Silence, concern surround Gaza woman’s death sentence – Sakher Abou El Oun – The Times of Israel 13.12.16
Convicted of killing her husband, Nahla A. faces the first execution of a Palestinian woman in more than 20 years. She had reportedly been married against her will, lived in complete destitution and been repeatedly beaten by her husband.

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Domestic violence: how the law treats women who kill a violent partner – Lorana Bartels & Patricia Easteal – The Conversation 31.07.12
In Australian courts, after a woman kills her partner following domestic violence, a murder conviction or complete acquittal are the two least likely outcomes.

An Israeli divide over domestic violence
November 22, 2016

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