Archive for March, 2014

Suliaman Al-Rashudi

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Suliaman Al-Rashudi is a 77 year old lawyer and an ex Saudi judge. The Saudi authority arrested Suliaman in 1993 and 1995 and for more than 3 years he was held in custody without any charge or trial. 69Action Taken Suliaman Al-Rashudi is a 77 year old lawyer and an Read more

Freedom of Assembly and Association

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Everyone has the right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association (Article 20 of the UDHR). 31Action Taken States Parties recognise the right of the child to freedom of association and to freedom of peaceful assembly (Article 15 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, to which Saudi Read more

DR. SAUD MUKHTAR AL-HASHMI

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Dr. Saud Mukhtar Al-Hashmi is one of the Jeddah Reformists that refused to agree to a Royal Pardon in 2012 Al-Hashmi was arrested on the 2nd of February 2007 along with five other activists, all of which were subject to ill treatments by the authorities. Later, a further ten activists were arrested Read more