Shiite Cleric Sayed Kamel Al-Hashimi Transferred to “Jaw” Prison to Serve Previous Jail Term
Shiite cleric Sayed Kamel Al-Hashimi was transferred to Jaw Central Prison to serve a 3-year jail term issued against him since 2016, news indicated.
Bahraini Prisoner Uses “Clorox” to Ease Tooth Pain after Interior Ministry Neglects his Treatment
Rights Activist Ibtisam Al-Sayegh said a prisoner is suffering from severe pain in his teeth, forcing him to use diluted Clorox to relieve the pain, especially since he was not referred to a doctor and did not receive any treatment.
Bahrain Uses British-Made Handcuffs to Shackle Prisoners in Jaw Prison: Morning Star Newspaper
The Morning Star newspaper mentioned that a British handcuff manufacturer in Birmingham is being accused of "fuelling oppression" in Bahrain over allegations that its products are being used to restrain political prisoners at a notorious Bahraini jail.
Bahraini Prisoners Left under Heat of Sun, Beaten for Practicing Ashura Rituals: SALAM Organization
SALAM organization for Democracy and Human Rights has revealed serious violations in Jaw prison against political prisoners who have been practicing Ashura rites.
Detainee Mohammed Faraj: Patient with Multiple Sclerosis Still without Medication in Risky Condition
The family of Mohammed Faraj, a patient who suffers from multiple sclerosis, confirmed that he has been without medication since a week ago.
Political Prisoners Complain about 5-Day Water Outage at Jaw Prison, Describe it as Hell
Human rights activist Ebtisam Al-Sayegh reported the complaints of a number of political prisoners in some of Jaw Central Prison’s buildings due to the continuous water outage that has lasted for five days.
Cancer Hits Jaw Prison: More Inmates Await Cancer Diagnosis
With the increase of cases of chronic and incurable diseases as well as medical negligence in Bahraini prisons, torture is no longer the biggest of the inmates’ worries and their families in Jaw Central Prison.
Family of Cancer Patient Detainee Elias Al-Mullah Expresses Concern about his “Health Developments”
Family of cancer patient detainee Elias Al-Mullah expressed concerns regarding the new symptoms that appeared on him, calling to allow him receive treatment without delay.
Bahraini Prisons Selling Blankets to Detainees
Human rights activist Ibtisam Al-Saegh said that the prisons in Bahrain are selling blankets, bed sheets and pillows to prisoners, which violates their fundamental rights.
Mother of Sick Bahraini Detainee Makes Urgent Call to Reveal his Condition after Son Transferred to Recovery Room
Activist Ibtisam Al-Saegh issued an urgent appeal from a mother of a Bahraini detainee suffering from Sickle Cell Disease, in which she demanded revealing the fate of her son and allowing her to meet him after she lost contact with him 13 days ago, after being transferred to the recovery room.
Detainees in Bahrain Prisons Show Readiness to Launch Hunger Strike in Solidarity with “Hasan Mushaima”
The Bahraini London-based activist Ali Mushaima said that he received several letters from Jaw Prison, Dry Dock Prison and women’s prison in which detainees showed their desire and readiness to start a hunger strike in solidarity with his father, Hasan Mushaima, in protest against his maltreatment and denial of health care.
Jaw Prison Denies Sheikh Ali Salman’s Brother Treatment after Suffering “Sickle” Seizure
Family of detained Ahmad Mirza said that Jaw Prison authorities refused to allow him leave the prison to the hospital or to the prison’s clinic. It also denied him medications and pain killers despite suffering severe sickle seizure that causes him extreme pain.
Prisoners in Jaw Prison Suffer from Skin Diseases, Prevented from Treatment: Yousif Al-Muhafda
Vice president of SALAM for Democracy and Human Rights Yousif Al-Muhafda said that some inmates in Jaw Central Prison suffer from skin diseases, indicating that the prison authorities are preventing them from their right to treatment.
Bahrain Prisons: Cemetery of the Living, Prisoners’ Denial of Treatment Indicates Disaster
Activists have confirmed that prison authorities in Bahrain are denying political prisoners treatment, which has led to the deterioration of the health conditions of hundreds of detainees.
Detainee Mohammed Hussein's Father: My Son is Dying and They Don’t Want to Treat Him
Mohammed Hussein, the father of the detainee Hussein Mohammed Hussein, issued a voice message saying that his son's health is deteriorating.
Families of Jaw Prison Detainees Ring the Alarm: 23-Hour Daily Water Deprivation
Detainees in Jaw Central Prison are suffering from extremely harsh conditions. Information stated that water is cut off 23 hours a day, and air conditioners are halted most of the times, despite the extreme hot weather.
SALAM Organization: 8 Jaw Prisoners Suffered Food Poisoning
The Salam Organization for Democracy and Human Rights said that 8 detainees held at Jaw prison in Bahrain suffered from food poisoning.
Appeals Court Upholds 3-Year Jail Term against Policeman, Expelling him over Admitting Mobile Phone to Inmate in Jaw Prison in Return for Bribery
The Fifth High Criminal Appeals Court rejected the appeal submitted by a policeman in Jaw Prison convicted of receiving bribery from an inmate whose family name is "Balawi” in return for providing him with a mobile phone and a ring. The suspect was sentenced to 3 years in jail and 200 BD fine. The court also ordered to expel him outside the country after finishing his prison term. The court also upheld the 3-year jail term against the inmate (second suspect).
Court Upholds One-Year Jail Term against Detainee accused of Attacking Policeman in Jaw Prison
The First High Appeals Criminal Court upheld a one-year jail verdict against a detainee in Jaw Prison for attacking and insulting one of the policemen there.
Jaw Prison Authorities Put List of Banned Shiite Religious Books
Lawyer Rim Al-Shaalan said that the prison’s authorities are preventing prisoners from access to Shiite books.