January 24, 2010

90 SEEMS LENIENT:

Saudi girl to be beaten for assaulting teacher (ASSOCIATED PRESS, 1/24/10)

A teenage girl has been sentenced to a 90-lash flogging and two months in prison as punishment for assaulting a teacher, a Saudi judge said in an interview published Sunday.

Human rights group Amnesty International said the assault happened after the girl was caught with a camera phone at school.

Posted by Orrin Judd at January 24, 2010 9:15 AM
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