Project Description

In prison since:
Status: In Prison

Abdulrahman al-Hamid

Abdulrahman al-Hamid

Personal information

Name: Abdulrahman al-Hamid
Gender: Male
Marital Status:
Date of birth / Age: 1962
Profession: Academic , ACPRA member
Place of residence: Riyadh

Arrest and jail information

Date of Arrest:
Manner of arrest: Arrested while at criminal investigation headquarters
Where held: Malaz Prison, Riyadh

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Inciting public opinion; creating public disorder by calling for demonstrations; insulting the authorities; co-founding an unlicensed organisation (ACPRA)
Victim's Charges: Inciting public opinion; creating public disorder by calling for demonstrations; insulting the authorities; co-founding an unlicensed organisation (ACPRA)
Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)
Verdict: 9-year prison term and a fine of 50,000 Saudi riyals
Date of verdict:
Updates on trial:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention
Violation details:

References

Reference 1: https://alqst.org/prisonersofconscience/abdulrahman-al-hamid
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