Nasser al-Omar, an influential cleric, called for him to be tried in a Sharia court for apostasy, which is punishable by death.
Because of these women, rape is now a punishable crime in Haiti, rather than a weapon used by the powerful to subdue activists.
He is likely to face charges for apostasy, which is punishable by death.
It is also illegal in France, Switzerland, and the Netherlands, punishable by fines and the sequestration of the animals.
Because of these women, rape is now a punishable crime in Haiti.
Technically his offence was punishable by death—the old Chinese code being most stringent in such matters.
I can say that my crime is not a punishable one, and yet I feel that I am deserving of censure.
To speak ill of the Governor and Council or of the justices of the peace, was declared a high crime, punishable by whipping.
Less was not collectable by law, but was not a punishable offence.
This is of course prohibited by the law to the full extent of its jurisdiction and is punishable as prescribed in the law.