Fahad al-Fahad

Fahad al-Fahad

Fahad al-Fahad

Personal information

Name: Fahad al-Fahad

Name in Arabic: فهد الفهد

Date of Birth: Unknown

Gender: Male

Marital status: --

Profession: Human rights activist

Place of residence: Unknown

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:07 April 2016

Manner of arrest: Unknown

Where held: Dhahban Central Prison, Jeddah

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Unknown

Victim's charges: Preparing, storing and transmitting data harmful to public order; communicating with organisations hostile to the country; denigrating the State and its judicial apparatus; inciting people against the Crown Prince by calling for demonstrations and rallies; and supporting a proscribed group, a reference to ACPRA

Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)

Verdict: Sentenced to five years in prison and ten-year travel ban

Date of verdict: Sentenced to five years in prison and ten-year travel ban

Updates on trial: Unknown

Previous arrests:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention

Violation details: Unknown


Reference 1: None

Reference 2: https://features.hrw.org/features/HRW_2016_reports/140_Characters/index.html#en/fahad-al-fahad

Reference 3: https://alqst.org/prisonersofconscience/fahad-al-fahad

Reference 4: None


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