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 teen
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  • Flagellation
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