British woman faces 2 years Dubai jail for calling her ex-husband 'an idiot' on FB

R Sinduja

News Editor
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A British woman calls her ex-husband 'an idiot' & his wife 'a horse' on Facebook, lands in trouble when she visited UAE with her daughter to attend the funeral of her ex-husband. She was arrested for the 2 comments made in 2016 & faces 2 years of jail in Dubai. Under Dubai's cybercrime law, a person can be jailed & fined for making defamatory remarks on social media. Her daughter was very upset & wants to reunite with her mom.