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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  • Saudi Arabia – This Just In
    A 70-year-old man in Saudi Arabia who is the focus of outrage from human rights workers reportedly for marrying a 15-year-old girl says she's not a teenager, but a woman.
    07/23/2014 - 4:30 pm | View Website
  • 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
    07/23/2014 - 1:31 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 ...
    07/23/2014 - 1:24 pm | View Website
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