TAGS: Individuals at Risk, Urgent Action Network • Censorship and Free Speech, Detention and Imprisonment, Fair Trials, Internet Censorship, Prisoners of Conscience • Middle East and North Africa, Saudi Arabia •
January 27, 2016
Good News! – Saudi Arabia: Three Lawyers’ Sentences Overturned (UA 285/14)
Three Saudi Arabian lawyers convicted over messages posted on Twitter deemed offensive to the Ministry of Justice have had their prison sentences quashed by an appeal court.