Dec 11 2011
A Saudi man convicted of raping his daughter for 7 years has been sentenced to receive 2,080 lashes during a 13-year prison term. (Hopefully, all at once)
ibtimes The man was found guilty in a court in Mecca of raping his teenage daughter for seven years while he was under the influence of drugs. Poilce said, according to the newspaper, that the uncle of the teenage girl who was raped told them about the crime, according to a report from an official Saudi Arabia newspaper.
According to the AP, “lashing is one of the penalties available to the clerics who serve as judges in Saudi Arabia and issue rulings according to the kingdom’s strict interpretation of Islamic law.”