A citizen arrested for beating her servant
The Misdemeanor Court sentenced a woman to one month’s imprisonment with work and access, for beating her maid.
The facts of the case are that the defendant hit her maid (a Filipina nationality), which gave the prosecution the charge of beating according to the text of Article 160 of the Penal Code.
The lawyer, Jassem Al-Omair, was present at the court in defense of the maid. He confirmed that his client had been beaten by the accused. This was confirmed by the medical report filed with the case file, which reassured the court of the defense. , And ordered the referral of the civil case to the competent court.