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If you are scared of the dead, then you should avoid harassing women in Saudi Arabia.
A judge in the Gulf Kingdom went out of his way and sentenced a teenaged boy to washing five dead bodies after he was caught harassing women.
Members of the Commission for the promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice, the most feared religious police in the country, seized the boy at a crowded shopping mall in the western town of Medina.
“After confessing to harassing girls, the judge sentenced the boy to washing five dead bodies and attending their funerals,” Sabq newspaper said.
Teen girl accuses dad of raping her
Saudi police arrested a man after his 15-year-old daughter accused him of raping her at home, a newspaper reported on Thursday.
Members of the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice seized the unnamed father at his house after he was reported by his daughter. The girl was sent to a social protection centre temporarily.
The paper did not mention where the family lives or give other details.
Man charged of rape and taking pictures
Ras Al Khaima criminal court heard a case of an Arab man raping a woman who is also his relative.
The woman, DM accused HA of raping her and taking her naked pictures and also of defamation.
But the defense lawyer demanded all charges to be dropped against the accused due to the lack of sufficient evidence. The lawyer said there is contradiction in the statements of the victim.
The prosecution also excluded the rape charges from the case because of the different statements of the victim at all stages of the investigation, and the delay in reporting the incident after a month of the actual crime.
The incident took place last year and the victim filed a complaint of being raped and beaten by a relative.
According to DM, she was cheated when HA claimed that his mother is sick and wanted to see her.
She testified that when she went to his house she was surprised that her mother is not there and the defendant hit her on her head and raped her when she was unconscious.
He then photographed her naked and stolen her clothes.
The police arrested the accused and conduct the necessary legal investigations. The case was referred to the public prosecution where the accused denied all charges against him.
The next hearing of the case has been scheduled to February 29 reported Emarat Al Youm.
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