Middle Eastern Law Toolbox

Welcome to LexisNexis Middle Eastern Law Toolbox, our bazaar which highlights legal content of particular Middle Eastern nations in our database. New to working in the region? Our Guide to International Legal Research chapter on the Middle East may help you get oriented! In addition to the...

Yemenis rally for freedom for detained protesters

SANAA Yemen (AP) - Thousands of Yemenis rallied the capital Sanaa on Saturday, urging authorities to release 117 protesters arrested during the yearlong popular uprising against former President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Activist Fathi al-Baadani said the rally is also a protest against the Full version...

Do Yemeni Hospital Raids Violate Human Rights and the Rule of Law?

In post-revolutionary Yemen, a republic where it is legal to have arranged marriages to 9-year-old girls who have reached puberty, and where justice frequently turns a blind eye on torture, it is unsurprising that treatment of hospital patients has come under criticism by human rights organizations...