They were the trailblazers of women's rights in Afghanistan. They were the staunch defenders of the law, seeking justice for their country's most marginalized. But now, more than 220 female Afghan judges are in hiding due to fear of retribution under Taliban rule.
Six former female judges spoke to the BBC from secret locations across Afghanistan. All of their names have been changed for their safety.
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