Project Description

In prison since:
Status: In Prison

Israa Al-Ghomgham

Israa Al-Ghomgham

Personal information

Name: Israa Al-Ghomgham
Gender: Female
Marital Status:
Date of birth / Age: 10 January 1990
Profession: Human rights activist
Place of residence: Al-Qatif

Arrest and jail information

Date of Arrest:
Manner of arrest:
Where held: Al-Mabaheth (General Investigations Directorate), Dammam

Trial information

Alleged crimes:
Victim's Charges:
Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)
Date of verdict:
Updates on trial: The trial was postponed on 13 January 2019 without a new date being set. The Public Prosecutor had been calling for the death sentence. On 31 January 2019 the Saudi authority announced Israa will not be facing the death penalty.

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention
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