And sometimes things get better. From CNN
“Now I have instructed, in consultation with clergy of the country, that the law be revised and any article that is not in keeping with the Afghan constitution and Islamic Sharia must be removed from this law,” [President] Karzai said.
The law would have allowed very restrictive measures to be imposed on the Shia minority women.
For ealier posts on this blog about the law, see here.