Saudi National Receives 15-Prison Term over Smuggling Weeds, Captagon through King Fahd Causeway
The High Criminal Court issued its verdict against two Saudi nationals in case of smuggling drugs.
Court Upholds 6-Month Jail Term against Suspect Accused of Distributing Political Publications in Al-Malikiya
The First High Criminal Court issued 6-month jail term against a suspect accused of distributing political publications.
Two Turkish Nationals who Attempted to Travel to UK Using Forged Passports and Visas Receive for 3-Year Jail Term
The First High Criminal Court sentenced two Turkish nationals to three years in prison, ordered their deportation and confiscation of forged documents, after they tried to travel to the UK via Bahrain International Airport using forged passports and visas.
Court Orders Public University to Pay BD 28,000 in Arrears, Severance Pay Reward for Lecturer
The High Labor Court ordered a public university to pay 28,000 dinars in arrears and a severance pay reward for a university lecturer.
Life Term Handed down to 5 Defendants, 7-Year Prison Term to 2 Others in Saraya Al-Ashtar Case
The Fourth High Criminal Court issued life term sentence against 5 suspects and 7-year prison term against 2 others over charge of joining Saraya Al-Ashtar.
Life Term Sentence, 10-Year Prison Term against Two Suspects in Political Case
The First High Criminal Court issued life term sentence against a suspect outside Bahrain and 10-year prison term against another one in the same political case.
Trial of Health Ministry Employee who Embezzled 27,000BD from Ministry's Money Adjourned
The First High Criminal Court decided to postpone the case of a health ministry employee, accused of embezzling more than 27,000 dinars of ministry funds, until November 12 to summon the witnesses mentioned in evidence list.
Court Upholds Death Sentence against Arab Citizen who Killed Asian, Tried to Allure Police that Murderer is Shiite
The High Appeals Court upheld, unanimously, death sentence issued against an Arab National citizen who killed an Asian in Al-Houra. The defendant confessed that he murdered the victim and tried to hide traces of crime and mislead the judiciary through writing sectarian expressions on the apartment's wall.
Death Penalty against Murderer of Two Asians Upheld
A Bahraini court upheld death penalty issued against a Bahraini who killed two Asians with a hammer and attempted to murder a third one.
Defendant Accused of Forging Certificate from Malaysian University Receives 3-Year Prison Term
The Fourth High Criminal Court sentenced a defendant accused of forging certificate from a Malaysian University to 3 years in prison and ordered the confiscation of forged documents.
Case of Dr. Sharifa Siwar Postponed to Nov. 14 for Ruling
The Minor Criminal Court adjourned the trial of Dr. Sharifa Siwar until November 14 for ruling. Siwar is accused of publically slandering the plaintiffs, publishing false news and misusing social media outlets.
Court Fines Bahraini 300 BD for Transporting Students without License
The Minor Criminal Court doubled a fine imposed on a Bahrain for transporting students without a license from 100 to 300 BD. The defendant refused to pay the money saying that he doesn't have the amount. He was told that he will be imprisoned for 2 months in case he doesn't pay, thus, he took out his wallet and paid the fine.
Saudi National Receives 15-Year Jail Term over Smuggling Drugs through King Fahd Causeway
The First High Criminal Court sentenced a Saudi national, accused of smuggling narcotics through King Fahd Causeway, to 15 years in jail and fined him 5000 BD.
Appeals: 10-Year Prison Term against 2 Defendants Accused of Putting Fake Bomb on King Fahd Causeway
The First High Criminal Court upheld a 10-year prison term against 2 defendants accused of putting fake bomb on King Fahd Causeway.
Court Upholds 3-Year Prison Term against Defendant Accused of Assembling in Sitra
The First High Criminal Appeals Court upheld 3-year jail term against a defendant in assembly case in Sitra.
3-Year Prison Term against Two Defendants accused of Planting Bomb in A'ali
The Fourth High Criminal Court sentenced two youths to 3 years in prison over charge of plating a bomb in A'ali and ordered the confiscation of seized items.
9 Acquitted of Charge of Gathering Money and Transferring Money to Suspects Wanted over Political Motivated Reasons
The Fourth High Criminal Court acquitted 9 over charges of gathering and transferring money to suspects wanted and pursued over political motivated reasons.
6-Month Prison Term against Defendant Accused of Burning Tires in Samaheej
The Fourth High Criminal Court sentenced a youth to 6 months in prison over charge of burning tires, along with 5 others, in Samaheej and ordered the confiscation of seized items.
Trial of Former MP Osama Al-Tamimi over Forgery Charge Starts on October 2
Capital Governorate Chief Prosecutor Nawaf Al-Awadhi said that the Public Prosecution completed its investigations into the forgery incident, ordered the referral of former MP Osama Al-Tamimi to the criminal court and set October 2 as a date to consider the case before the fourth criminal minor court.
3&7-Year Prison Term Handed down to 4 Suspects in Political Case
The Fourth High Criminal Court sentenced on Wednesday (September 25, 2019) 4 suspects to 3 and 7 years in prison in a political case.