March 22, 2013
All activists and writers held for insulting the ruler, IT crimes and taking part in unauthorized protests are said to have been released.
December 6, 2012
An Omani appeals court has upheld convictions against five men and a woman in what Amnesty International said is part of an ongoing assault on freedom of expression.
September 11, 2012
A string of recent court rulings in the Omani capital Muscat are crushing free speech in Oman.
August 8, 2012
The conviction of a dozen more Omani activists on protest-related charges is a further sign of the growing intolerance of dissent in the country.