Hena Akhter’s last words to her mother proclaimed her innocence. But it was too late to save the 14-year-old girl.
Her fellow villagers in Bangladesh’s Shariatpur district had already passed harsh judgment on her. Guilty,they said,of having an affair with a married man. The imam from the local mosque ordered the fatwa,or . . . →Read More:Only 14,Bangladeshi girl lashed to death