Saudi King Orders Temporary Release of Imprisoned Debtors

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, ordered suspending the final rulings and judicial orders related to imprisoning debtors.

This in cases of private right with immediate temporary release; for those imprisoned as a result of those rulings and orders, SPA reported on Tuesday.

The royal order included suspending final judgments and orders related to enabling children to visit one of their separated parents.

This is till the announcement date of the committee concerned to take all necessary precautions to prevent spreading of coronavirus. Besides, the end of the exceptional circumstances of the virus pandemic.

The Minister of Justice, who is the President of the Supreme Council of the Judiciary; confirmed that the arrest warrants were immediately lifted electronically and the enforcement authority was notified to enforce it.

He added that the rulings of seeing and visiting of children were suspended electronically. Besides, the parties received a text message.