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Saudi Arabia: US national sentenced to death: Robert Slaten

, Index number: MDE 23/6880/2017

US national Robert Slaten was sentenced to death on 13 July in Saudi Arabia on appeal. A court convicted him of the murder of his wife after a grossly unfair trial. The conviction relied largely on statements made by the victim’s son, who did not witness the crime.

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