Lashing, Prison Ordered For Saudi Teen

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- A teenage girl has been sentenced to a 90-lash flogging and two months in prison as punishment for assaulting a teacher, a Saudi judge said in an interview published Sunday....

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  • Lashing, prison ordered for Saudi teenage girl
    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- A Saudi judge says a teenager will receive 90 lashes and spend two years in prison as punishment for assaulting a teacher at her school. The teenager could be spared with a pardon from King Abdullah. Her name was not ...
    08/28/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Saudi caught with female nurse faces jail, lashing
    A Saudi court sentenced a local male nurse to one year in prison and ordered him lashed 80 times after he was caught with a female nurse in an isolated place. The Gulf kingdom’s religious cops were on a routine patrol near the hospital in the capital ...
    02/16/2014 - 7:35 am | View Link
  • Iran Soccer Stars Face Public Lashing After Celebratory Butt-Grope
    In a matter of seconds, a victory celebration of a game-winning soccer goal turned into a crime ... and girlfriends do,” then lashings could be ordered. Many Muslim countries, including Iran, Saudi Arabia and Sudan, still allow crimes to be punished ...
    11/3/2011 - 8:43 am | View Link
  • Saudi journalist sentenced to public lashing over protest report
    A journalist in Saudi Arabia has been sentenced to 50 lashes in public and two months in prison for reporting on a protest against ... Al-Jukhaidib's is not the first lashing ordered against a journalist in the Islamic country. Last year, a Jeddah court ...
    11/15/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Lashing, prison ordered for Saudi teen
    A teenage girl has been sentenced to a 90-lash flogging and two months in prison as punishment for assaulting a teacher, a Saudi judge says. Human rights group Amnesty International said the assault happened after the girl was caught with a camera phone at ...
    01/23/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
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    Judges should issue lashings instead of prison sentences whenever possible. That's what Iran's Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Shahroudi ordered yesterday in an ...
    09/1/2014 - 3:14 pm | View Website
  • LGBT rights in Saudi Arabia
    LGBT rights in Saudi Arabia are unrecognized. Homosexuality is frequently a taboo subject in Saudi Arabian society and is punished with imprisonment, fines, corporal ...
    09/1/2014 - 11:32 am | View Website
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    I am an expatriate, have an electronic shop in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Somebody told me, sale of Sim cards, mobile phone to illegal residents is punishable and resulted ...
    09/1/2014 - 11:18 am | View Website
  • Flagellation
    Flagellation (Latin flagellum, "whip"), flogging, whipping or lashing is the act of methodically beating the human body with special implements such as whips, lashes ...
    08/31/2014 - 12:02 pm | View Website
  • Judicial flogging, Saudi Arabia, March 2003
    Corpun file 10920 at AAP General News (Australia), 31 March 2003 Fed: Aust man in Saudi prison flogged after govt leniency plea. By Adam Morton and ...
    08/30/2014 - 2:34 pm | View Website
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