18.09.2012 [Sydney Morning Herald] - Then a noted advocate for change, Punjab GovernorSalmanTaseer, was gunned down by his own bodyguard. Emboldened religious groups grew more vocal in their opposition to the bill and the government's resolve wilted. The bill was withdrawn in
13.10.2012 [The News International] - In the resolution, Shaukat Basra said the killing of former governorSalmanTaseer was also the result of the objectionable language and misleading remarks of Rana Sana. He said the law minister was not only misleading the people of the province but
10.10.2012 [Worthy News] - Last year, Punjab province governorSalmanTaseer was shot dead by his bodyguard for suggesting the law be reformed. Taseer had been defending a Christian woman, Asia Bibi, who was jailed on blasphemy charges. She is still in jail on death row.
09.10.2012 [The News International] - LHC judge refuses to hear appeal: Justice Shahid Waheed of the Lahore High Court on Tuesday refused to hear an appeal of Amna Taseer against a civil court order stopping possible sale of slain governorSalmanTaseer's assets. The judge wrote in his
03.10.2012 [Daily Pioneer] - In January 2011, Mumtaz Qadri would also be celebrated as a national hero for killing SalmanTaseer, the powerful Pakistani Governor of Punjab would had dared to opposed his country's draconian blasphemy laws. The lessons to be learnt from the past and