4 men sentenced to death for killing Pakistan woman

November 19, 2014 9:00 AM

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ISLAMABAD – A Pakistani court sentenced four men to death Wednesday over the mob killing of a woman who married against her family's wishes, a court official said.

Farzana Perveen, who was pregnant at the time, was beaten to death by her father and other relatives outside a courthouse in the eastern city of Lahore on May 27. The father surrendered to police after the killing and was among those sentenced to death.

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