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Only in Saudi Arabia: Businesswoman whipped for yelling at the religious police

upheld a sentence of prison and lashes recently issued by the Summary Court in Jeddah against a Saudi ... did not identity the defendant. The Summary Court issued a preliminary verdict sentencing the woman to five days in prison and 10 lashes. The Court of Appeals rejected the ruling and told the Summary Court ...

Editor's Choice - 18/08/2014 - 09:06 - comment 0

"There is not one law in Saudi Arabia that regards violence toward women as an illegal activity": what's really behind Saudi's domestic abuse problem?

2013 reported: “In May, Jeddah’s Summary Court convicted a man for physically abusing his wife to the point ...

16/05/2013 - 08:52 - comments 2

Saudi blogger gets 10 year jail term and 1,000 lashes

for insulting Islam and adopting a liberal ideology. The summary court in Jeddah ... The summary court in Jeddah sentenced the founder of a liberal network to 10 years in jail and 1,000 lashes  ... and establishing the Saudi Liberal Network. But an appeals court overturned the ruling, sending the case back ...

08/05/2014 - 15:17 - comment 1

Teva announces Grant of Summary Judgement for Mirtazapine Tablets

The US District Court for the District of New Jersey has granted summary judgment in Israel’s Teva Pharmaceutical Industries favor on the issue of non-infringement with regard to Organon's Remeron Pat The US District Court ...

15/08/2010 - 13:57 - comment 0

Lebanon: Managing the Gathering Storm ; EXECUTIVE SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS

allegations of corruption, discipline offenders, and publicise findings, and restricting military court ... court located in a third-country.11.  Approach the militia disarmament provision of UNSCR 1559 ...

18/05/2010 - 13:00 - comment 0

Behind every terrorist, a woman: ‘Lady Al-Qaeda' did more HR work than darning socks

and financial support. The judge of a special Riyadh summary court trying a Saudi ... summary court trying a Saudi woman dubbed as “Lady Al-Qaeda” on Tuesday postponed hearings until Oct. 29 ... The judge of a Riyadh court trying a Saudi woman ...

Editor's Choice - 19/10/2011 - 13:03 - comment 0

The law does protect fools after all: Goldman Sachs ordered to pay legal costs to Libya for 'bad advice'

against Goldman in London's High Court in January, alleging the Wall Street investment bank ... to contest it vigorously. In April the bank filed a summary judgment application - a request to decide a claim without going to trial - but later withdrew it. T he two parties met in court for the first time ...

08/10/2014 - 13:07 - comment 0

Kuwait: Legal Analysis

judicial system that covers all levels of courts.    Summary Courts     In each administrative district of Kuwait there is a Summary Court, composed of one or more divisions, each presided over by one judge. The Summary Courts deal with civil and commercial cases and leases. The judgment ...

16/08/2010 - 00:12 - comment 0

Legal System

a unified judicial system that covers all levels of courtsSummary Courts In each administrative district of Kuwait there is a Summary Court, composed of one or more divisions, each presided over by one judge. The Summary Courts deal with civil and commercial cases and leases. The judgment ...

16/08/2010 - 00:11 - comment 0

Legal System

the High Court; (3) the High Court of Appeal; (4) the Court of Execution; and (5) the Summary Actions ... appeals of judgments from the Summary Actions Court. Judicial precedent followed by the High Court is set ... of Appeal.  The Summary Action Court   The Summary Action Court hears claims that may ...

16/08/2010 - 00:12 - comment 0