The following excerpts are from Catholic Culture's Catholic World News:
- A young Christian woman with Down syndrome has been arrested for allegedly violating Pakistan’s blasphemy law.
- The arrest of 11-year-old Rimsha Masih has sparked angry protests among Christians and human-rights activists. But a Catholic representative of Pakistan’s ruling cabinet is urging calm, saying that “we will have positive developments soon.”
Pakistan: Down-syndrome child arrested on blasphemy charge : News Headlines - Catholic Culture