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Pinoy Couple Facing Jail Over Sex out of Wedlock Charges in Dubai Appeals Conviction

Pinoy Couple Facing Jail Over Sex out of Wedlock Charges in Dubai Appeals Conviction

LifeStyle
A Filipino couple who was sentenced to imprisonment for engaging in alleged premarital sex has denied the allegation and is appealing their conviction before the Dubai Misdemeanours Court. The unnamed couple was convicted for sex out of wedlock in April and was sentenced to three months in jail followed by deportation. According to Gulf News, their relationship was brought to light after the 28-year-old Filipina suffered a miscarriage and was rushed to the hospital in December last year. She had an ectopic pregnancy. When questioned about her husband, she told the hospital staff she was not married but was engaged to her 27-year-old Filipino partner. The hospital immediately informed the police and took the man in custody, while the woman remained hospitalized. Baseless and ...
Couple Get 1 year Jail for Relations out of Wedlock in UAE

Couple Get 1 year Jail for Relations out of Wedlock in UAE

News, UAE
The man later shared a photo of him and the woman, with friends on Instagram and WhatsApp. An unmarried couple who posted intimate photos of themselves on social media have been jailed for a year, overturning an Appeal Court ruling which cancelled the jail term and only fined the defendants. The Federal Supreme Court in Abu Dhabi upheld an earlier ruling by a lower court that found the Arab man and woman guilty of having relations out of wedlock and violating online laws. Official court documents stated that the duo were prosecuted by authorities after investigations found that were alone in a private place, despite not being married or related to each other, an act that goes against the Sharia law. Officials said the man later shared a photo of him and the woman, with friends ...
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