“If a person gives SR1,200 to his wife and she spends SR900 to purchase an abaya (the black gown) from a brand shop and if her husband slaps her on the face as a reaction to her action, she deserves that punishment,” said Judge Hamad Al-Razine. ...The laws are different in the Arab world. Don't try it here.
Al-Razine also pointed out that women’s indecent behavior and use of offensive words against their husbands were some of the reasons for domestic violence in the country.
Sunday, May 10, 2009
Arab judge describes family court
A Saudi Arabian newspaper reports: