(From Al Jazeera)
A Dutch woman who was alleged raped after being drugged in an upscale nightclub in Doha was convicted of having sex out of wedlock by a Qatari court on Monday and given a one-year suspended sentence.
The woman, 22, was ordered deported to the Netherlands once the ruling was formalized, which is expected over the coming days, the Ambassador to the Netherlands Yvette Burghgraef – Van Eechoud told Al Jazeera at the courthouse.
The accused man in the case, identified as Omar Abdullah al-Hasan, was also convicted of having sex outside of marriage – a serious offence in this conservative Gulf state. Read More