Saudi sentenced to paralysis after paralysing friend

Ali Al-Khawahir told to pay SAR1m ($267,000) after stabbing incident
Saudi sentenced to paralysis after paralysing friend
By Massoud A. Derhally
Sun 31 Mar 2013 10:09 AM

A Saudi man who caused the paralysis of his
friend has been sentenced to be paralysed himself, the Saudi Gazette reported.

Ali Al-Khawahir stabbed his friend 10 years
ago paralysing him and will himself be paralysed if he fails come up with SAR1m
as compensation, the newspaper reported.

The original amount sought was SAR2m from
Al-Khawahir who has been in jail since the age of 14 when he stabbed his

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