Victim's charges: Al-Hawaj was charged with some of the following accusations which are related to the exercise of freedom of expression while being a miner:
Participating in demonstrations.
Sharing Photos/Videos of protest in Qatif and Bahrain on social media.
Burning tires on the streets
Throwing two in cendiary bottles at the General Court of Qatif.
Showing sympathy with the protesters in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Updates on trial: Unknown
Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention, Denied access to a lawyer , Denied contact with family, Enforced disappearance, Held in Solitary confinement, Torture and ill-treatment
Violation details: physically and psychologically tortured and abused by unidentified Saudi Soldiers whom were hiding their faces.
Reference 1: https://www.esohr.org/en/?p=2974
Reference 2: https://www.esohr.org/en/?p=1266
Reference 3: https://www.adhrb.org/2016/09/facing-death-sentence-saudi-arabia-alleged-crimes-committed-minors/