Daily Archives: August 11, 2022

UAE lifts American lawyer’s controversial prison sentence for money laundering

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Wednesday lifted an American civil rights lawyer’s prison sentence. Asim Ghafoor was previously convicted of money laundering and sentenced to 3 years in prison. The conviction will be upheld, and Ghafoor will be required to pay 5 million dirham ($1.36 million) according to the statement. The prison sentence’s lifting was also confirmed by Ghafoor’s… Read More »