Court Orders Imprisonment of Gulf National Who Deceived a Lebanese Businessman into Thinking He Could Get Him a Bahraini Nationality for Money
Bahraini Supreme Appeals Court issued a first degree sentence to imprison a gulf national for five years and keeping him out of his country over fraud charges.
Officer & 4 Policemen Accused of Torturing Detainees to Extract Confessions Acquitted
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain’s first high criminal court acquitted on Wednesday (September 2, 2015) 5 members of security forces accused of torturing a detainee over charges of selling drugs to extract confessions.
Case of Officer & 4 Policemen Accused of Torturing Detainees to Elicit Confessions Adjourned
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain’s First High Criminal Court decided to adjourn the trial of 5 members of security forces accused of torturing detainees in cases of selling and abusing “drugs” to force them into confessing the charges brought against them.
Yousif Al-Muhafdha: Attorney-General Was a Military Officer…Prosecution Covers up Crimes of Security Forces
Bahrain Mirror: Vice President of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights, Yousif Al-Muhafdha, said that Bahrain’s Public Prosecution is covering up the crimes of the Interior Ministry, pointing out that the Attorney-General was an employee in the military institution.
Bahraini Prosecution Responds to Al-Shamlawi Over Isa's Interrogation: You did not Bother Yourself to Attend Interrogation
Attorney-General Haroon Al-Zayani responded, on the behalf of the Public Prosecution, to recent statements by lawyer Abdullah Al-Shamlawi in which he raised suspicions regarding the due process of interrogation of Al-Wefaq senior figure, Sheikh Hassan Isa, due to the lawyer's absence.
Bahrain's SIU Summons Wife of Khorshid Fahrat Whose Nationality Has Been Revoked
The Al-Wasat newspaper said that the wife of Khorshid Farhat, who was forcibly expelled from Bahrain, was summoned by Bahrain's Special Investigation Unit (SIU).
Bahrain’s Prosecution Accuses Sheikh Hassan Isa of Funding Sitra Bombing Suspects
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain’s Terror Crime Prosecution linked the arrest of former Member of Parliament and member of Al-Wefaq bloc Sheikh Hassan Isa to the suspects in Sitra bombing which left two policemen killed.
Bahraini Prosecution Refers Only One Violation to Court Out of 20 Found in National Audit Office’s Report
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini Public Prosecution ordered the referral of one violation case out of 20 to a relevant criminal court. The remaining 19 cases have been retained after ruling out criminal suspicion in them.
Journalist Hani Al-Fardan Questioned over an Article Critical of MPs Supporting Armed MKO Group
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): The Bahraini authorities released on Wednesday (August 19, 2015) journalist, Hani Al-Fardan, after questioning him over an article in which he criticized the Bahraini Parliament’s support of the armed People's Mojahedin of Iran group.
Taiba Darwish’s Detention Extended for 15 More Days for 7th Time in a Row
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): The Bahraini Public Prosecution decided on Thursday (August 13, 2015) to renew the detention of detainee Taiba Darwish for 15 additional days.
Al-Aradi’s Family Denies Claim of His Suicide…Refutes Prosecution’s Narrative
Bahrain Mirror: The family of the late Ali Al-Aradi refused the possibility that Ali committed suicide, declaring that it has enough evidence to refute the Public Prosecution’s narrative in its last statement in this regard.
Bahrain Public Prosecution Charges 30 Suspects with Detonation of Home-Made Bomb in Al-Diraz
Advocate General and Acting Attorney General to the Terror Crime Prosecution, Hamad Al-Buainain, announced that the investigations into the bomb blast that took place in the Al-Diraz area have been concluded.
Bahraini Public Prosecution Renews Ebrahim Sharif’s Detention for 15 More Days
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini Public Prosecution renewed the detention of opposition leader and former Secretary-General of the National Democratic Action Society “Wa’ad”, Ebrahim Sharif, for 15 further days pending investigation.
Public Prosecution Charges Suspects Accused of Smuggling Weapons with Collaborating with Foreign Country
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini Public Prosecution charged five suspects on Sunday (July 26, 2015) with collaborating with a foreign state, whom the Ministry of Interior claimed are involved in an attempt to smuggle weapons and explosive materials from Iran to Bahrain.
Bahraini Prosecution Accuses Sharif of Inciting Violence and Overthrow of Regime, Detains him for 15 Days
Bahrain Mirror: The Public Prosecution accused the opposition leader, Ebrahim Sharif, of inciting the use of violence against the regime and promoting the change of the constitutional regime by force, ordering his detention for 15 days pending investigation.
Majeed Milad’s First Trial Hearing to be Held on July 13 over “Inciting Civil Disobedience of the Law”
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain’s Public Prosecution decided to refer member of the General Secretariat of Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, Majeed Milad, to trial. His first trial hearing will be held on July 13, 2015.
Bahraini Prosecution Appeals Verdict Acquitting Sheikh Ali Salman of Promoting Regime Overthrow & Calls for Harsher Sentence
Bahrain Mirror: The defense lawyer of Bahrain's opposition leader, Abdullah Al-Shamlawi, stated that the Bahraini Public Prosecution has appealed the verdict against Al-Wefaq Secretary-General, Sheikh Ali Salman, in which he was acquitted of promoting to change the political regime by force.
Al-Wefaq’s Majeed Milad Gets 7 days Pending Investigation over Charges of Inciting Hatred against the Regime
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain’s Public Prosecution questioned a prominent member of Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society. Majeed Milad, over charges of inciting hatred against the regime