Ratification of Optional Protocol: more harm or good? on April 5, 2018In 2016, the murderer of Kiran Bibi was acquitted by the courts of Pakistan on the basis that he was the father of the deceased and pardoned himself being the only legal heir. Her father killed Kiran Bibi in the name of honour along with her alleged lover in 2014. The judge said that this pardon had made the conviction ‘groundless’ hence leaving no chance of conviction. Interestingly, the … [Read more...] about Ratification of Optional Protocol: more harm or good?