Saudi woman sues government over vote ban
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Saudi woman sues government over vote ban

Mecca : Saudi Arabia | Apr 28, 2011 at 6:53 AM PDT
Source: NOW Lebanon
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A Saudi woman said she is suing the municipal affairs ministry for upholding a ban on women taking part in a local poll in the conservative kingdom. Samar Badawi told AFP she has filed a lawsuit at the administrative court in Mecca against the ministry for denying women the right to register as voters for... FULL ARTICLE AT NOW Lebanon
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The head of the voter registration centre told the women they were still banned from voting
The head of the voter registration centre told the women they were still banned from voting
 
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