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10 Yrs In Prison & 2,000 Lashes For Internet Video Of Naken Dancing On Car

Anonymous Coward writes | about a year ago

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An anonymous reader writes "The Huffington Post reports, "A Saudi man was sentenced to 2,000 lashes and 10 years in prison for dancing naked on the roof of a car and posting the video online, according to multiple reports. Three other men were also sentenced to three to seven years in jail and hundreds of lashes each for the incident, Agence France-Presse reported, citing Arabic-language paper Al-Sharq. The four men were hit with a number of charges, including "encouraging vice" and violating public morality, according to the report. The prosecutor in the case, which was heard by a judge in Saudi Arabia's conservative Al-Qassem province, reportedly objected to the sentences for being "too lenient," Gulf News notes. The video was reportedly circulated widely on the Internet, but could not be found by The Huffington Post."
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Ooops (0)

Anonymous Coward | about a year ago | (#45088687)

That headline should be, "10 Yrs In Prison & 2,000 Lashes For Internet Video Of Naked Dancing On Car"

Naked, not Naken.

Re:Ooops (1)

ketomax (2859503) | about a year ago | (#45089501)

He has taked measures to maintaid censorship standards.
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