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Appeals court acquits expat of possessing, selling drugs

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 4: The Court of Appeals presided over by Judge Adel Al-Huwaidi overturned the verdict issued by the Court of First Instance which sentenced an expatriate to tenyear imprisonment with a fine of KD 5,000 followed by deportation after completion of term. The court instead acquitted him of …

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Kuwaiti citizen acquitted of abducting, hitting expat, stealing vehicle

KUWAIT CITY, July 31: The Criminal Court presided over by Judge Nayef Al-Dahoum acquitted a Kuwaiti citizen who was accused of kidnapping an expatriate, hitting him and stealing his vehicle. According to the case file, the victim had lodged a complaint, revealing that he was hit with a metal object …

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Man acquitted in kidnap, rape of Ethiopian woman

KUWAIT CITY, July 24: The Court of Appeals, presided over by Judge Najeeb Al-Mullah, cancelled the verdict of the Court of First Instance which sentenced a citizen, who impersonated detective officers, to 15 years in jail with hard labor and immediate execution for kidnapping and raping a 20-year old Ethiopian …

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Court cancels citizen’s 5-year jail with hard labor, KD 5,000 fine

KUWAIT CITY, July 16: The Criminal Court, presided over by Judge Abdullah Al-Othman, cancelled the verdict of the First Instance Court which sentenced a citizen in absentia to five years in prison with hard labor, immediate execution and fine of KD 5,000 for possessing hashish and driving under the infl …

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Citizen & banker acquitted in usury, money-wash case

KUWAIT CITY, July 10: The Criminal Court acquitted a citizen and an employee of a local bank in a money laundering case filed against them as they have been accused of usury and processing money laundering transactions valued at KD 1.1 million. The Public Prosecution charged one of the accused …

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Court ‘acquits’ businessman of issuing KD 1.250m dud cheques

KUWAIT CITY, July 9: The Criminal Court presided over by Judge Mohammad Al-Mutairi dismissed a case filed against a businessman who was accused of issuing two dud cheques for KD 1.250 million. The court instead acquitted him. The defense counsel Lawyer Abdulrahman Al-Watri urged the court to not accept the …

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Court acquits Arab mason of carrying drugs for trade

KUWAIT CITY, July 3: The Court of Appeals, presided over by Judge Anwar Al-Enezi, upheld the verdict of the First Instance Court which acquitted an Arab mason of possessing a large number of Tramadol pills for trading and personal consumption. Details of the case indicate that a detective from the …

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Man acquitted of cheating 3 of KD 240,000 – Bedoun nabbed for impersonating police

KUWAIT CITY, July 2: The Court of Appeals acquitted a Kuwaiti man of defrauding three compatriots to the tune of KD 240,000. The citizen was charged for presenting a bogus project to the plaintiffs after he promised them satisfying returns through the establishment of a real estate company in Europe, …

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Plan to sue MoI over fire incident in Central Prison – Kuwaiti woman acquitted of fraud

KUWAIT CITY, June 28: Attorney of the victims of Central Prisons fire incident Ali Al-Ali declared the intention to sue Ministry of Interior over the incident after a visit to various hospitals to ascertain the condition of his clients. He affirmed that his clients are in a dreadful state, and …

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Court orders fine, comp in Justice Palace brawl – Citizen acquitted of theft

KUWAIT CITY, June 27: The Misdemeanor Court acquitted Lawyer Luay Al-Kharafi, Ibrahim Al-Kandari and Athbi Al-Fahad of alleged verbal assault in a case filed over altercations between Sheikhs Dhari, Khalid and Athbi Al-Fahad alongside Sulaiman Khalifouh on one side, and Luay Al-Kharafi, Ibrahim Al-Kandari and Ajeel Al-Shaheen on the other. …

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