Project Description

Abdullah al-Maliki

Name: Abdullah al-Maliki

Abdullah al-Maliki

Prisoner Status: In Prison

Primary Group: Academic

Arrest Date: 12 September 2017

Personal information

Name: Abdullah al-Maliki

Name in Arabic: عبد الله المالكي

Date of Birth: 1 January 1978

Gender: Male

Marital status: Unknown

Profession: Humanrights activist

Place of residence: Jeddah

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:12 September 2017

Manner of arrest: Was arrested after a raid on his home

Where held: Al-Ha’ir Prison, Riyadh

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Unknown

Victim's charges: Unknown

Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)

Verdict: Seven year prison sentence

Date of verdict: Seven year prison sentence

Updates on trial: On 3 September 2020, the Specialised Criminal Court sentenced him to seven years in jail for his cultural activities, including defending members of civil rights group ACPRA

Previous arrests:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention

Violation details: Unknown


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