Suleman Maknojioa from Blackburn was given a 40-week suspended sentence for abusing the girl, after his defence argued that his wife couldn’t speak English and the household was dependent on him.
But that decision will now be looked at again after dozens of people complained to the Attorney General’s office. The Crown Prosecution Service could then send the case to the court of appeal to be reconsidered.
The abuse took place over a nine-month period when Maknojioa, a respected Islamic scholar, was giving the victim and her two brothers Koran lessons at their home three times a week.
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It’s hard to believe that this creep who sexually abused an eleven year old girl was given a suspended sentence. Have the members of the British legal system lost their minds? Thank goodness there was enough of an outcry from the Muslim Women’s Network UK to have the case reconsidered.