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 ...
    03/23/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Blogger given public lashings
    A Saudi blogger convicted of insulting Islam was brought after Friday prayers to a public square in the port city of Jiddah and flogged 50 times before hundreds of spectators, a witness to the lashing said ... May to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes.
    01/9/2015 - 6:53 am | 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 - 9:35 am | View Link
  • Saudi website editor sentenced to prison, lashing
    DUBAI - The editor of a Saudi Arabian social website has been sentenced to seven years in prison and 600 lashes for founding an ... Al-Watan newspaper said the judge had also ordered the closure of the website. France was concerned by the sentence and ...
    07/30/2013 - 7:49 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 ... Al-Jukhaidib's is not the first lashing ordered against a journalist in the Islamic country. Last year, a Jeddah court had sentenced female journalist ...
    11/15/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
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  • 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 ...
    03/27/2015 - 6:44 am | View Website
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  • The Public Lashing of a Saudi Opponent Blogger
    First of all, let's admit that the person who shot this video is a hero. Only God knows what might have happened to him had he secretly caught videotaping ...
    03/27/2015 - 2:12 am | View Website
  • Judges To Order More Lashings Than Prison Sentences ...
    Judges should issue lashings instead of prison sentences whenever possible. That's what Iran's Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Shahroudi ordered yesterday in an ...
    03/25/2015 - 9:20 pm | View Website
    Saudi Arabia: Mass falaka in prison. This unpleasant one-minute video clip was allegedly taken in a Saudi prison yard and shows several prisoners being whipped on the ...
    03/24/2015 - 2:30 am | View Website
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