In Pakistan, women and girls who allege rape are often more strongly condemned than their alleged rapists. Some are even killed by their own families. Outlawed in Pakistan traces the journey of one alleged rape victim, Kainat Soomro (pictured), through Pakistan’s flawed justice system—as well as her alleged rapists’ quest to clear their names.

Outlawed in Pakistan

May 28, 2013 / 52m

Season 2013: Episode 10

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In Pakistan, women and girls who allege rape are often more strongly condemned than their alleged rapists. Some are even killed by their own families. For this unforgettable documentary, filmmakers Habiba Nosheen and Hilke Schellmann spent years tracing one alleged rape victim’s odyssey through Pakistan’s flawed justice system—as well as her alleged rapists’ quest to clear their names.

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