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Kuwaiti man ‘acquitted’ of swindling compatriot

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 10: The Misdemeanor Court, presided over by Judge Sulaiman Al-Mudhiyan, acquitted a male citizen of swindling his female compatriot to the tune of KD 29,000. Details of the case revealed that the complainant got to know about the accused in 2012 who introduced himself to her as …

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Court acquits 2 in verbal assault, defamation suit

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 8: The Misdemeanor Court of Appeals acquitted two Kuwaitis of defamation and verbally assaulting a compatriot on WhatsApp group. The Public Prosecution Department charged the first suspect for deliberately forming a WhatsApp group through which he abused and attacked the plaintiff publicly. He was accused of posting …

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Youth acquitted of theft, damaging neighbor boat

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 5: The Misdemeanor Court abstained from punishing a citizen for theft and maliciously damaging a pleasure craft belonging to the neighbor’s son. The court instead obliged him to sign an undertaking to be of good behavior for six months, without guarantee. The Public Prosecution filed charges against …

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Court acquits 2 alleged members of militant outfit

KUWAIT CITY, July 17: The Court of First Instance fined a Kuwaiti woman KD 500 for defaming ‘Fashionista’ on social media and referred the civil aspect of the case to the concerned civil court. According to the plaintiff’s lawyer Attorney Bashayer Ja’afar, the Public Prosecution charged the woman with defaming …

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Court acquits rent collector of embezzling ‘hefty’ cash

KUWAIT CITY, July 15: The Court of First Instance acquitted a rent collector and rejected the civil case filed against him for alleged betrayal of trust and use of rents worth a total of KD 45,000 for personal use. Lawyer Khawlah Mubarak Al-Hassawi, who represented the defendant, explained that the …

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Egyptian Expat acquitted of raping child after filing an appeal

KUWAIT CITY, July 12: The Court of Appeals chaired by Judge Hassan Al- Shammari nullified life imprisonment sentence the Court of First Instance handed to an Egyptian man for raping an adolescent in Farwaniya area. The appellant court thereby acquitted the suspect. An appeal filed by defense attorney Athbi Al-Nemran …

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Court acquits police officers accused of ‘beating’ Kuwaiti

KUWAIT CITY, July 4: The Misdemeanor Court acquitted three police officers who were accused of insulting and beating a citizen when issuing a traffic citation against him. The court instead ordered the citizen to pay a fine of KD 500 for offending and attacking securitymen while they were performing their …

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Not guilty of beating wife – Court acquits surgeon of carelessness in operation

KUWAIT CITY, July 3: The Court of Cassation overturned the verdict issued by the Court of Appeals which accused a female Kuwaiti surgery consultant of forgetting a piece of gauze inside the abdomen of a patient after an operation. The court instead acquitted the surgeon. Due to severe pains following …

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Docus forged Man acquitted

KUWAIT CITY, June 20: The Court of Appeals chaired by Judge Ali Mohammad Al-Re’a nullified the verdict of the Court of First Instance that sentenced a Kuwaiti man to 28 months in prison with hard labor over alleged falsification of official documents and stamps belonging to a Kuwaiti embassy. The …

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2 Expats acquitted in theft

KUWAIT CITY, June 4: The Criminal Court acquitted two expatriates and several others of stealing 14 sheep from a farm belonging to a citizen in Wafra area. The Public Prosecution accused the two expatriates and others of vandalizing the farm of the plaintiff by cutting the barbed wire around the …

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