Posted: October 8, 2009.
Published: October 07, 2009.
Print: Gulf News
Riyadh: A Saudi court on Wednesday sentenced a man to five years in prison and 1,000 lashes for boasting about his premarital sexual conquests on a TV talk show.
Mazen Abdul Jawad, 32, was convicted of of “publicising vice and confessing to crimes on a satellite television channel” for describing his sexual adventures in a July episode of the LBC television network’s Bold Red Line talk show.
The judge further banned him from traveling for three years after his release from prison, and recommended psychological treatment.