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Kuwaiti acquitted of smuggling, peddling, production of ‘Kemikal’

KUWAIT CITY, May 13: The Criminal Court acquitted a Kuwaiti citizen in his 20s against whom one of the biggest cases related to smuggling, peddling and production of the narcotic substance known as “Kemikal” (AMB-FUBINACA), which is an indole-based synthetic cannabinoid, was filed. During the court session, his defense counsel …

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‘Acquittal’ upheld against 3 in drugs case – Court nullifies decision of PAHA panel over disability

KUWAIT CITY, May 10: The Court of Appeals upheld the verdict issued by the Court of First Instance which acquitted three Kuwaiti citizens who were accused of possessing drugs and driving a car under narcotic infl uence. According to the case file, a police officer was on his routine duty …

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Two get 2 years jail for using fire arms; Court acquits bridegroom, 4 others

KUWAIT CITY, May 6: The Court of First Instance acquitted a bridegroom and four Kuwaitis, and sentenced two citizens to two-year imprisonment with hard labor for possessing firearms, resisting security operatives and stealing the gun of one of the officers in front of a multipurpose- events hall. According to the …

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From jail, fine to acquittal for man; ‘Pay employee’s indemnity’

‘Pay employee’s indemnity’ KUWAIT CITY, April 27: The Criminal Section in the Court of Appeals cancelled the verdict of the First Instance Court which sentenced in absentia a citizen to four years in prison and fined him KD2,000 for possession of drugs leading to his acquittal. Case files indicate the …

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Court acquits citizen of forging ‘official’ papers

KUWAIT CITY, April 26: The Court of Cassation overturned the verdict issued by a lower court which sentenced a Kuwaiti citizen to three-year imprisonment. The court instead acquitted him of charges of forging and using official documents. The Public Prosecution had filed fraud charges against the citizen after he allegedly …

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Kuwaiti citizen acquitted of insulting police officer

KUWAIT CITY, April 20: The Court of Appeals overturned the ruling of the First Instance Court that imposed prison sentence on a citizen for humiliating a police officer, resulting in the citizen’s acquittal. Attorney Abdul-Aziz Al-Subeie, who represented the citizen in court, asserted the charges against his client were malicious …

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Parents acquitted of beating girl to death; Diamond necklace stolen

KUWAIT CITY, April 19: The Court of Appeals recently upheld the verdict of the lower court and abstained from issuing a sentence against the parents and the uncle of a girl who reportedly died as the ‘suspects’ tried to beat the demon out of her body, reports Al-Rai daily. The …

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Court annuls verdict, acquits liquor trader

KUWAIT CITY, April 19: The Misdemeanor Court of Cassation has nullified the decisions of the Courts of First Instance and Appeals that sentenced an imported liquor trader in Farwaniya to one year in prison with hard labor. The Supreme Court thereby declared the suspect innocent. The case file indicated the …

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Citizen acquitted of fraud – Jail for joining IS

KUWAIT CITY, April 16: The Misdemeanor Court of Appeals chaired by Judge Abdul-Aziz Al-Ghaith nullified the decision of the Court of First Instance, which sentenced an expatriate to 24 months in prison with hard labor and deportation after completion of the term and acquitted him of defrauding a mentally disabled …

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Kuwaiti citizen acquitted of boy’s abduction, rape

KUWAIT CITY, April 15: The Criminal Circuit of the Court of First Instance acquitted a Kuwaiti citizen who was accused of kidnapping and raping a minor boy. According to the complaint lodged by the victim’s father, his son and the suspect had met on social media and they then used …

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