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Saudi judge considers inflicting spinal injury as punishment

Published on 20/08/2010

A judge in Saudi Arabia is considering a medical procedure to damage a man’s spinal cord as punishment. The man was convicted of leaving another man paralyzed. The victim, 22, was attacked with a cleaver during a fight two years ago. The judge has asked hospitals in the region whether a medical procedure could be done ...