Project Description

In prison since:
Status: In Prison

Khaled al-Odah

Khaled al-Odah

Personal information

Name: Khaled al-Odah
Gender: Male
Marital Status:
Date of birth / Age: 1964
Profession: Academic
Place of residence: Buraydah, Al Qassim

Arrest and jail information

Date of Arrest:
Manner of arrest: Taken by a group of soldiers to an unknown location
Where held: Al-Tarafiya Prison, al-Qassim

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Sympathising with his brother Salman al-Odah; mixing private and public business
Victim's Charges: Sympathising with his brother Salman al-Odah; mixing private and public business
Court: Criminal Court
Verdict:
Date of verdict:
Updates on trial:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention , Denied access to healthcare
Violation details: He was denied medical treatment and fell very ill in the prison and required to be transferred to the hospital and admitted in the Intensive Care Unit. During his imprisonment, Khalid developed a heart condition likely due to medical neglect. He was also placed in solitary confinement for prolonged period of time.

References

Reference 1: https://alqst.org/prisonersofconscience/khaled-al-odah
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