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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  • 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
  • Saudi Arabia upholds 10-year prison sentence and 1,000 lashes for jailed blogger Raif Badawi
    Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court has upheld a 10-year prison sentence and 1,000 lashes for the jailed ... She said she believed “they will start lashing him again soon”. Badawi was arrested in 2012 in the city of Jeddah, and later sentenced to seven ...
    06/7/2015 - 1:27 pm | View Link
  • Saudi Arabia upholds sentence for blogger Badawi
    Raif Badawi was jailed for allegedly insulting Islam on the 'Free Saudi Liberals' website [EPA] Saudi Arabia's Supreme Court has upheld a 10-year prison sentence and 1,000 ... She said she believed "they will start lashing him again soon".
    06/7/2015 - 12:52 am | 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
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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 ...
    06/30/2015 - 6:24 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 ...
    06/29/2015 - 7:26 pm | View Website
  • Saudi Arabia set to resume flogging of Raif Badawi this ...
    The Saudi Arabian authorities have an opportunity to improve their appalling human rights record by heeding the international outcry about the public flogging of Raif ...
    06/29/2015 - 6:50 pm | View Website
  • Sweden's foreign minister unrepentant over Saudi flogging ...
    Sweden’s foreign minister has said she stands by her denunciation of a Saudi blogger’s flogging as medieval, three months after her criticism of the Gulf kingdom ...
    06/8/2015 - 1:03 pm | 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 ...
    04/17/2015 - 4:03 am | View Website
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