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Bahrain: The Ministry of Interior applies alternative penalties to 30 convicted persons
The Ministry of Interior

Within the framework of the reform approach of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalif, which includes an emphasis on strengthening the pillars of the rule of law and institutions and protecting the values and principles of human rights, and based on what was stipulated in Royal Decree No. (24) of 2021 regarding alternative penalties

Within the framework of the reform approach of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalif, which includes an emphasis on strengthening the pillars of the rule of law and institutions and protecting the values and principles of human rights, and based on what was stipulated in Royal Decree No. (24) of 2021 regarding alternative penalties, which allows the concerned authority inThe Ministry of the Interior may request the judge to replace the original sentence imposed, before starting its implementation, with one or more alternative punishments.

provided that this does not pose a threat to public security, and that the convicted person has fulfilled the financial obligations imposed on him by the criminal court, unless it is impossible for him to fulfill them...” Alternative penalties were applied to 30 of the convicts, after fulfilling Studying those cases from various social, economic and security aspects, according to the list prepared by the Judgment Execution Department at the Ministry of Interior.