Iranian Dog Owners Could Face Lashes Under Proposed Law

Iranian parliamentarians propose a bill that will impose severe penalties on owners of "unclean" dogs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/9/2014, 5:44 AM

Iran: 'Happy' Music Video Makers Sentenced to 91 Lashes

Six Iranian youths given suspended jail sentences, lashes, for producing viral version of Pharrell William's hit single.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2014, 12:38 PM

Saudi Blogger Given 10 Years, Lashes for 'Insulting Islam'

Blogger given 10 years in prison, 1,000 lashes and a fine after being convicted of insulting Islam".Elad Benari, 5/9/2014, 4:15 AM

Gaza: New Hamas Law Mandates Lashes, Amputations

Hamas replaces 80-year-old law with Sharia system. Rivals slam law for 'widening split,' threatening 'multicultural Palestinian society.'Ari Yashar, 3/31/2014, 12:32 PM

Coming Soon to Gaza: Lashes in Criminal Code

Hamas taking another step towards the full implementation of Sharia law in Gaza, will introduce lashes for certain offenses.Dalit Halevi, 3/26/2014, 3:13 AM

Syria: 25 Lashes for Failing to Pray

Rebels' Islamic court punishes two men who did not take part in Friday prayers at the mosque.Dalit Halevy, 1/4/2014, 10:17 PM

Syria: Lashes in Town Square for 'Adultery' as Sharia Law Reigns

New incident demonstrates gradual takeover of Sharia law in once-moderate state.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 12/10/2013, 2:12 AM

50 Lashes for Twitter Insult

Saudi Arabian man sentenced to lashes for insulting his tribe on Twitter.Ari Soffer, 8/20/2013, 4:03 PM

Three Arabs Wounded in 'Wild West' Village Feud

Seven residents of Tuba Zangariya arrested after incident involving gunfire, intentional car collision.Gil Ronen, 12/17/2012, 10:28 AM

Saudi Court Sentences Woman to 50 Lashes for Swearing

A Saudi court sentenced a woman to 50 lashes for swearing at her friend via text message. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/11/2012, 7:18 PM

Saudi Arabia to Give Australian 500 Lashes, Jail for Blasphemy

Insulting the friends of the founder of Islam earned an Australian national 500 lashes and a year in jail in Saudi Arabia last month.Chana Ya'ar, 12/7/2011, 10:04 AM

In Iran: 74 Lashes for Student, 90 Lashes for Actress

An Iranian student freed from prison received 74 lashes on the way out the door for “insulting” President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.Chana Ya'ar, 10/10/2011, 10:52 PM