Whether behind the bars and barbed wire of prison or in the hostile confines of a strange man's home, Afghan women often pay for crimes they didn't commit.
This slideshow accompanies a three-part GlobalPost Special Report titled "Life Sentence: Women and Justice in Afghanistan." Read Part One, Part Two or Part Three.
Funding for this project is provided by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation as part of its U.S. Global Health Policy program.
Funding for this project is provided by the Ford Foundation.