Abdulla Al-Hadidi

Abdulla Al-Hadidi

Blog: https://twitter.com/AbdallaAlhadidi
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
0° 0' 0" N, 0° 0' 0" E
Status: Under Arrest
Arrested on 22 Mar 2013

First victim of the so-called cybercrime law updated in November 2012. The new law prohibits sarcasm directed at UAE rulers and even political satire.

Abdulla Al-Hadidi was arrested on March 22 on charges of "spreading false news" on Twitter.

The father of Abdulla Al-Hadidi is being tried along with 93 others accused of sedition.

Read more: http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2013/03/twitter-arrest-uae-soc...

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