Project Description

In prison since:
Status: In Prison

Fadhel al-Manasef

Fadhel al-Manasef

Personal information

Name: Fadhel al-Manasef
Gender: Male
Marital Status:
Date of birth / Age: 22 May 1986
Profession: Blogger , Human rights activist
Place of residence: Qatif

Arrest and jail information

Date of Arrest:
Manner of arrest: Arrested after he intervened with the police over the arrest of the fathers of two protesters in Al Awamiya, and taken next day to the Mabaheth (General Investigations Directorate) in Dammam
Where held: Al-Mabaheth (General Investigations Directorate), Dammam

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Hooliganism; inciting public opinion; damage to public and state property; disobeying the country’s ruler; resisting arrest
Victim's Charges: Hooliganism; inciting public opinion; damage to public and state property; disobeying the country’s ruler; resisting arrest
Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)
Verdict: 14-year prison term, 14-year travel ban and a fine of 100,000 Saudi riyals
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
Violation details: Torture and ill-treatment, both physical and psychological; placed in solitary confinement;

References

Reference 1: https://alqst.org/prisonersofconscience/fadhel-al-manasef
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