9-Month-Old Boy Charged With Attempted Murder In Pakistan

9-Month-Old Boy Charged With Attempted Murder In Pakistan

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A Pakistani counsel takes a ride sense from 9-month-old Musa Khan on a bail bond in Lahore, on Apr 3.i i

hide captionA Pakistani counsel takes a ride sense from 9-month-old Musa Khan on a bail bond in Lahore, on Apr 3.


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A Pakistani counsel takes a ride sense from 9-month-old Musa Khan on a bail bond in Lahore, on Apr 3.

A Pakistani counsel takes a ride sense from 9-month-old Musa Khan on a bail bond in Lahore, on Apr 3.

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A 9-month-old Pakistani child has been charged along with a rest of his family with attempted murder, according to reports.

Musa Khan was photographed final week great as his grandfather hold him for fingerprinting. He was with his family during a criticism in a Lahore dive that incited aroused in February. Police contend a boy, who was 7 months aged during a time, threw stones during them.

The New York Times reports:

“Slum residents threw stones during gas association workers who had attempted to undo households that unsuccessful to compensate their bills, heading a military to assign an whole family with attempted murder, including Musa.

“The stupidity of a box became apparent final Thursday when a screaming child was constructed in court, and had to be comforted with a divert bottle as a justice central available his thumbprint.

” ‘He does not even know how to collect adult his divert bottle scrupulously — how can he mill a police?’ his grandfather Muhammad Yasin pronounced to news use reporters outward a courthouse.”

The Times records that Pakistan’s authorised complement has unsuccessful in a past to prosecute a likes of Osama bin Laden and belligerent personality Hafiz Saeed, though when it comes to an tot indicted of something that is, on a face of it, impossible, a complement functions utterly differently.

The Pakistani daily Dawn says a grandfather has offering one probable reason for a weird case: Yasin, it says, “accused a military of fabricating a charges since they were colluding with a opposition celebration who wanted to see a indicted [family] evicted from their land.”

According to Dawn: “Critics contend Pakistan’s notoriously hurtful military force mostly trump adult fake charges possibly to remove bribes or since they have been paid off.”

Infant Musa has another justice date after this month.

USA Today says:

“A comparison military central pronounced that there had been ‘a misunderstanding’ by military and that a officer who filed a charges — formulation a murder, melancholy military and interfering in state affairs — has been suspended. Under Pakistani law, no child younger than 7 years aged can be charged with a crime.”

Article source: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/04/09/300992780/9-month-old-boy-charged-with-attempted-murder-in-pakistan