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 ...
    07/11/2014 - 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
  • Teacher sacked, gets jail, lashing over delinquent
    A Saudi teacher has been sacked while a court sentenced him to 11 months in prison and ordered him lashed 90 times after he housed a school boy fleeing home because of family violence, a newspaper reported on Tuesday. The 47-year-old teacher was asked by ...
    02/4/2014 - 1:42 pm | 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 - 3:18 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
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  • Woman Raped in Saudi Arabia: Prison and 200-Lashes for Her ...
    A Saudi woman was sentenced with 200 lashes this month by Saudi Court. The woman who was attacked and raped some time in 2006 by seven unnamed men, was found
    07/28/2014 - 6:19 pm | View Website
  • Campaign Launched to Repeal Sentence Against Saudi Blogger
    Campaign Launched to Repeal Sentence Against Saudi Blogger. Saudi Court Harshly Punishes Raif Badawi Who Asked Only for Religious Liberty By Valentina Colombo
    07/28/2014 - 5:50 pm | View Website
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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 ...
    07/27/2014 - 6:20 pm | View Website
  • Judicial corporal punishment
    Judicial corporal punishment (JCP) refers to the infliction of corporal punishment as a result of a sentence by a court of law. The punishment can be caning ...
    07/27/2014 - 2:53 pm | View Website
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