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British "facebook-horse" post prisoner in Dubai free to return home

British "facebook-horse" post prisoner in Dubai free to return home

Press releases   •   Apr 11, 2019 12:34 BST

Laleh Shahravesh, the British mum detained in Dubai over a years old Facebook post, looks set to be free

Still no freedom for Brit mum held for Facebook post, as judge postpones trial without date

Still no freedom for Brit mum held for Facebook post, as judge postpones trial without date

Press releases   •   Apr 11, 2019 09:52 BST

Further anguish for British homeless shelter worker trapped in Dubai. Laleh Shahravesh was told she would hear her fate today, only to be told by the Emirati judge that the case would be postponed, and no date given as to when.

"Is my mum coming home, or going to jail?" Anguish of teen daughter as Brit mum waits to hear her fate in Dubai

"Is my mum coming home, or going to jail?" Anguish of teen daughter as Brit mum waits to hear her fate in Dubai

Press releases   •   Apr 10, 2019 11:47 BST

Tomorrow, 14-year-old Paris Shahravesh Correia Dos Santos finds out if her mum is coming home, or going to jail. Laleh Shahravesh, Paris’ mother, is being charged with violating Cybercrime laws in the United Arab Emirates for posting a mean comment on social media about her ex-husband’s new wife. She faces up to two years in prison and a $50,000 fine if convicted.

​Radha Stirling responds to reports of possible withdrawal of Laleh case

​Radha Stirling responds to reports of possible withdrawal of Laleh case

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2019 13:32 BST

Laleh’s accuser hinted to reporters that she may drop the case but no official withdrawal has taken place, and the case is slated for a court hearing this Thursday.