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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  • The War Over Blasphemy - Foreign Policy In Focus
    ... had ordered “You shall kill whoever changes his religion, Saudi ... writings, and kept in prison for 20 ... physical punishment including ...
    07/24/2015 - 2:48 pm | View Link
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  • U.S. Urges Saudi Arabia Against Lashing Blogger
    and a judge ordered the website to close after it criticized Saudi Arabia’s notorious religious police. Last year, he won a press freedom award from Reporters without Borders. His wife says she fears the lashing could resume within days. Badawi’s case ...
    06/8/2015 - 9:00 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 - 11:58 am | View Link
  • Public flogging for Saudi blogger convicted of insulting Islam
    Badawi was sentenced last May to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes. He had criticized Saudi Arabia's powerful clerics on a liberal blog he founded. The blog has since been shut down. He was also ordered to ... said the lashing lasted about 15 minutes.
    01/9/2015 - 12:42 am | View Link
  • Saudi blogger flogged for 'insulting Islam'
    Saudi Arabia has lashed a liberal blogger 50 times in public ... was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes on charges related to accusations he insulted Islam on the online forum. He was also ordered by Jeddah's Criminal Court to pay a fine ...
    01/8/2015 - 10:46 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 - 9:35 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 ...
    08/2/2015 - 5:41 pm | 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 ...
    08/2/2015 - 9:56 am | View Website
  • 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 ...
    08/2/2015 - 6:42 am | View Website
  • Saudi Arabia and death by lashing | Fox News
    Friday, the virtual death sentence by 1000 lashes, delivered "very harshly" according to the flogging order, fifty at a time, might continue for Raif ...
    06/12/2015 - 4:40 pm | View Website
  • Death by Lashing: Saudi Arabia
    Death by Lashing: Saudi Arabia Raif Badawi and the Travesty of Justice in Saudi Arabia
    06/10/2015 - 7:55 pm | View Website
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