A Saudi court convicted a man and sentenced him to four months in prison and 90 lashes for kissing a woman in a mall, a government-owned daily reported Thursday: the man, who is in his 20s, was seen with a woman “sitting on one of the chairs, exchanging kisses and hugs.” It was unclear what the other woman was doing. Neither the man nor the women were identified by name.
Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000
Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening
Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense