Light Sentence given to FEMEN Amina Sboui

Harsher sentence sought for Tunisian feminist

June 10, 2013

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A lawyer says a prosecutor has appealed a sentence that a court gave to a Tunisian feminist for possessing pepper spray as not harsh enough.

Amina Sboui is a member of the Ukrainian feminist group Femen.

New FEMEN charges in Amina case

New charges against Tunisia Femen activist Amina Sboui

The presiding judge in the trial of a young Tunisian woman with the topless protest group Femen, says she will face fresh charges, including indecency, and has ordered her to be remanded in custody.

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