Rashid Al-Shahri

Rashid Al-Shahri

Rashid Al-Shahri

Judge and Chief Justice of the General Court in Jeddah who was arrested in September 2017 with no communication since

Personal information

Name: Rashid Al-Shahri

Name in Arabic: راشد الشهري

Date of Birth: 1 January 1973

Gender: Male

Marital status: Married

Profession: Judge

Place of residence: Jeddah

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:12 September 2017

Manner of arrest: Al-Shehri, 45, was arrested on September 9, 2017, while he was in a hospital in Riyadh.

Where held: Unknown

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Unknown

Victim's charges: Unknown

Court: Unknown

Verdict: Unknown

Date of verdict: Unknown

Updates on trial: Unknown

Previous arrests:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention

Violation details: Unknown


Reference 1: None

Reference 2: https://www.hrw.org/report/2019/11/04/high-cost-change/repression-under-saudi-crown-prince-tarnishes-reforms

Reference 3: https://alqst.org/en/prisonersofconscience/rashid-al-shahri https://www.aljazeera.net/news/humanrights/2018/2/7/%D8%A5%D8%AF%D8%A7%D9%86%D8%A9-%D8%AD%D9%82%D9%88%D9%82%D9%8A%D8%A9-%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B3%D8%AA%D9%85%D8%B1%D8%A7%D8%B1-%D8%A7%D8%B9%D8%AA%D9%82%D8%A7%D9%84-%D8%B1%D8%A6%D9%8A%D8%B3

Reference 4: None


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