A Saudi court pronounced the judgment after she was caught with a cell phone equipped with a camera. Yet overall, human rights groups note that government efforts to bring more women into the workforce have frequently been ambiguous, fallen short of targets, or been stymied by conservative forces. Saudi Arabia's judges can hand down beatings with whips or sticks to those found guilty of offences. Related Topics Life Saudi Arabia. After she and her attorney appealed the original sentence of 90 lashes, saying it punished the victim, the judges increased the sentence and insinuated that the woman was having an affair with the man, who received the same sentence. Image caption Woman gets a cab home in Saudi Arabia from a Riyadh shopping mall. Image caption Amnesty International launched a global campaign to free Mr Badawi.
Change in other cultures is a very gradual thing; you're probably looking at a yr timeline. Flogging of Saudi blogger postponed. And this is how they treat children. Why is America continuing to support these people and principally the Royal Family in Saudi Arabia who has more skeletons in their family closet than any average US Senator ever will. If he does not stand against such brutality because he is afraid of insulting the Saudis, then all is lost. Gigi Oregon I think it has something to do with oil.
We are nothing but a whore for their oil and money, always have been. The United States, England and any other country that would think of allowing Sharia Law has got to wake up!! Is this even the whole story? We will safeguard our environment better than other nations drilling off our shores. Frandy It's none of our business how anybody raise their kids cause what works for one household may not work for the other so sometimes we have to be a little bit stricter but it all should be done in love and not of appearance to the public eyes January 21, at 8: Fremont, California January 21, at 8:
Because they enforce their laws, they do not have the crime issues we do so you can draw your own conclusions from that. Saudi Arabia has not moved into the modern world, because it works for the men who are in power. In another, a woman was ordered to divorce her husband against her will based on a demand by her relatives. Davin in Sacramento January 21, at 8: America needs to cast off the enslavement of Big Oil and leave Saudi Arabia to its own debauched pathetic natures. It says it's all about religion and faith.