10-year jail term upheld for man who murdered pregnant sister

AMMAN — The Court of Cassation has upheld a July Criminal Court verdict sentencing a 27-year-old man to 10 years in prison after convicting him of murdering his pregnant sister over “lost virginity” claims in an Amman neighbourhood in June 2014. The court, which amended the premeditated murder charges to manslaughter, declared the defendant guilty of…