Finding your information. Hey there, time traveller! RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi authorities have beheaded a man convicted of attacking a woman and snapping nude photos of her in order to blackmail her for sex. A Saudi Interior Ministry statement carried in national papers Saturday says the man broke into the woman's apartment and attacked her husband before turning on the woman. It was not clear when the attack took place. The statement says the assailant, who was not identified, was beheaded with a single sword stroke Friday.
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A Saudi prince is accused of engaging in a gay-sex act, threatening a woman's life and demanding that an assistant fart in his face while others watched. Once outside, the woman said she saw Al-Saud's girlfriend and another woman, thought to be the original complainant, standing with "bruises and blood on their face and body" and "shaking and crying". He reportedly screamed "no news! The prince of Saudi Arabia, where gay acts are punishable by death, was also witnessed having his penis "stroked" by a male aide. At one point, he allegedly took a liking to one woman and made her stand next to him all night, before telling her: "Tomorrow, I will have a party with you and you will do everything I want or I will kill you. Al-Saud was arrested after a female worker accused him of trying to force her to perform a sex act on him, police said. The lawsuit seeks unspecified damages and alleges emotional distress, assault and battery, sexual discrimination and retaliation against the workers. The civil suit and potential criminal charges are being contested by Al-Saud, who has hired Alan Jackson, formerly part of the LA District Attorney's office, to fight the case. Mr Jackson, who described the case against his client as "fabricated" and said the claims were an attempted "shakedown" of a wealthy man, has previously defended members of the Saudi royal dynasty.
Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Story highlights Three men sentenced to between years and to 1, lashes One man received the harshest sentence -- 2, lashes and 10 years A video of the men dancing was posted to social media, but has been removed. Four Saudi men accused of dancing naked on the roof of a car and posting a video of the incident online have been sentenced to as many as 2, lashes and up to 10 years in prison, and fined thousands of dollars, a newspaper reported this week. A criminal court in Buraidah, Saudi Arabia, handed down the verdict on Wednesday, according to the newspaper al-Sharq. Three of the men were sentenced to three to seven years in prison and to 1, lashes, and one man received the harshest sentence -- 10 years and 2, lashes. The car they danced on was confiscated, al-Sharq reported, adding that the video of the incident has been removed. Saudi activist receives 7-year sentence, lashes for insulting Islam.