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Kuwaiti Tweeps Jailed for Religious Offenses

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 08.07.2012 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

Two Muslim Kuwaiti tweeps -- one Sunni, one Shiite -- were handed jail sentences for what the courts considered highly offensive language, since their tweets were sectarian in nature.

Tweeter Sentenced To A Decade In Prison For 'Blasphemy'

AP | Posted 08.04.2012 | Technology

KUWAIT CITY (AP) — A defense lawyer in Kuwait says a court has sentenced a man to 10 years in prison for Twitter posts deemed insulting to Islam and...

Two Face Charges In Kuwait Over Twitter Posts

Posted 08.27.2011 | Technology

KUWAIT (Reuters) - Kuwait will put on trial two citizens for criticizing Gulf Arab ruling families on social media site Twitter, a security official...