Project Description

In prison since:
Status: In Prison

Essa al-Nukheifi

Essa al-Nukheifi

Personal information

Name: Essa al-Nukheifi
Gender: Male
Marital Status:
Date of birth / Age:
Profession: Human rights activist , Social activist
Place of residence: Unknown

Arrest and jail information

Date of Arrest:
Manner of arrest:
Where held: Mecca General Prison

Trial information

Alleged crimes: One of the charges against him was that he said the ruling family and Saudi police were not at all Islamic
Victim's Charges: One of the charges against him was that he said the ruling family and Saudi police were not at all Islamic
Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)
Verdict: Six years in prison followed by a further six-year travel ban
Date of verdict:
Updates on trial:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention , Denied contact with family , Denied access to a lawyer , Torture and ill-treatment , Observers denied access to court hearings
Violation details:

References

Reference 1: https://alqst.org/prisonersofconscience/essa-al-nukheifi
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