Project Description

Mohannad al-Mohaimeed

Name: Mohannad al-Mohaimeed

Mohannad al-Mohaimeed

Prisoner Status: In Prison

Primary Group: Human Rights Activist

Arrest Date: 28 November 2012

Personal information

Name: Mohannad al-Mohaimeed

Name in Arabic: مهند المحيميد

Date of Birth: 1991

Gender: Male

Marital status: Single

Profession: Humanrights activist

Place of residence: Buraydah, Al-Qassim

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:28 November 2012

Manner of arrest: Arrested while taking part in a demonstration

Where held: Al-Tarafiya Prison, al-Qassim

Trial information

Alleged crimes: participating in a sit-in to protest the increase duties on
Migrant workers.

Victim's charges: Taking part in a demonstration; taking photographs of the demonstration with intent to publish them; lack of respect for the authorities; insulting officials

Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)

Verdict: 10-year prison term, 10-year travel ban and a fine of 100,000 Saudi riyals

Date of verdict: 10-year prison term, 10-year travel ban and a fine of 100,000 Saudi riyals

Updates on trial: Unknown

Previous arrests:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention

Violation details: Unknown


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