Mohammed al-Bajadi

Mohammed al-Bajadi

Mohammed al-Bajadi

Founding member of the Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association (ACPRA)

Personal information

Name: Mohammed al-Bajadi

Name in Arabic: محمد البجادي

Date of Birth: 1 January 1979

Gender: Male

Marital status: Married

Profession: ACPRA member , Human rights activist

Place of residence: Buraydah, Al Qassim

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:24 May 2018

Manner of arrest: Unknown

Where held: Buraydah Prison, al-Qassim

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Unknown

Victim's charges: Unknown

Court: --

Verdict: Unknown

Date of verdict: Unknown

Updates on trial: Unknown

Previous arrests: Mohammed al-Bajadi was previously arrested on 4 September 2007 and held in solitary confinement without charge or trial until his release on 1 January 2008. He was again arrested on 21 March 2011, put on trial, and sentenced to eight years in prison with half the term suspended and a 4-year travel ban; he was released on 21 April 2016 after more than five years in detention including several months in solitary confinement

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention , Denied contact with family , Denied access to a lawyer , Torture and ill-treatment, placed in solitary confinement

Violation details: Placed in solitary confinement


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