January 7, 2013

Swedish authorities are seeking the cooperation of the Kurdistan Regional Government to extradite suspects in “honor killing” cases to Sweden.

Swedish police are seeking the cooperation of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to hand over the father of […]
December 8, 2012

In Sweden, police are continuing an investigation involving a possible “honor” killing.

In Sweden, police are continuing an investigation involving a possible “honor” killing. Link: http://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2012/11/26/Honor-killing-alleged-in-Swedish-case/UPI-85271353937421/
September 5, 2012

In Sweden, a man and a woman have been remanded into custody by Attunda district court in Sollentuna on suspicion of having subjected their daughter to female genital mutilation (FGM).

In Sweden, a man and a woman have been remanded into custody by Attunda district court in Sollentuna […]
June 4, 2012

Sweden moves to outlaw forced marriages

Anyone in Sweden who forces someone else to get married against their will can be sent to prison, […]
June 4, 2012

Six out of ten mosques in Sweden gave women advice about how to deal with spousal abuse and polygamy that contradicted Swedish law, a media investigation has revealed.

Six out of ten mosques in Sweden gave women advice about how to deal with spousal abuse and […]
September 28, 2011

Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks was the target of a planned attack in Gothenburg earlier this month, according to reports.

Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks, who has received death threats for drawing cartoons of the Propher Mohammed, was the […]
August 11, 2011

Swedish Supreme Court lets ruling stand in Hogsby ‘honor’ killing case

The Supreme Court of Sweden will not re-open the Hogsby ‘honor’ killing case, the Court announced on Monday. […]
June 15, 2011

Sweden to help youth escape forced marriages

Sweden will teach its diplomats how to protect Swedish youth from forced marriages they could be subjected to […]
June 13, 2011

Gruesome details emerge in ‘honour killing’ retrial

The re-trial of the so-called Hogsby ‘honour killing’ opened in southern Sweden on Monday with the parents of […]
May 10, 2011

Swedish court remands parents for ‘honour’ killing

The Swedish Supreme Court has ruled to remand the parents of man convicted of a so-called “honor” killing […]
March 21, 2011

“Honour killing” dad faces 18 years in prison

A man in Sweden has been sentenced to 18 years in prison after being found guilt of murdering […]
February 17, 2011

Swedish forced marriage laws ‘not strong enough’

Swedish laws against forced marriages and child marriages are not effective, the country’s migration board stated in a […]
July 10, 2010

Honour killing brother gives account of murder

The brother of a man convicted of a so-called honour killing in southern Sweden in 2005, has told […]
July 5, 2010

Six Gothenburg Youths in Forced Marriages

Last year, at least six youths from the Gothenburg (Sweden) area were forced into marriage against their will, […]
May 21, 2010

Sweden launches inquiry into forced marriage

The Swedish government has announced the launch of an inquiry aimed at tightening legislation banning forced and child […]
May 14, 2010

Muhammad cartoonist in hiding after arson attack

Swedish artist Lars Vilk said Sunday he doesn’t feel safe in his home at night, after a week […]
May 13, 2010

Vilks website hacked as cyber hate grows

The website of artist Lars Vilks was hacked on Wednesday, just a day after the 53-year-old was attacked […]
May 11, 2010

Lars Vilks Attacked at Uppsala University

Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks was attacked when his lecture was interrupted at Uppsala University. via:[http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/37089242/ns/world_news-europe/]
April 27, 2010

Sweden: University cancels Vilks lecture

Artist Lars Vilks was invited by Jonkoping University to speak about freedom of speech, but the seminar was […]
April 21, 2010

Court awards damages after genital mutilation test

Uppsala Municipality has been ordered to pay 60,000 kronor ($8,400) to the family of a girl of Somali […]
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