Crime and Punishment in Saudi Arabia Essay

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Crime and Punishment in Saudi Arabia
On July 26, 1984, a Kuwaiti man was arrested for being in connection with a terrorist
bombing in Mecca. He was sentenced to twenty years in prison and, was also given a
punishment of one-thousand five-hundred floggings over the course of his stay (Metz 284).
That is seventy-five floggings a day, a harsh but understandable penalty.

As one can see, the laws of Saudi Arabia greatly differ from those of America.

Ø Metz 202


Ø Foster 29

In some people’s eyes, punishment in this area of the world is a lot harsher than America.

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