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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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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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