Grandad Trapped` In 'Hellhole' Dubai Jail For Crime He Claims He Didn't Commit
British grandad has spoke about some of the things he's seen in a 'hellhole' Dubai prison: Albert Douglas has claimed that he's watched inmates get raped, tortured and staved of food by the prison guards. The 60-year-old expat, who is originally from London, was detained earlier this year over a bounced cheque that he claims he did not write. He was sentenced to two years in prison but now faces another three years over the same 'fraudulent' cheque. This is all despite him saying that forensic t
Brit jailed in Dubai hospitalised for dislocated shoulder 'after prison beating'
A British national has been admitted to a Dubai hospital for surgery to repair a dislocated shoulder sustained in prison, after being incarcerated over bounced cheques he didn’t write. Londoner Albert Douglas, 60, was handed a £2.5 million fine after his son Wolfgang's company failed in 2019, despite committing no crime and having no role with the firm. Albert lost an appeal and tried to flee the prison with the help of people smugglers, but he was caught at the border and given a three-year sen
Dubai Prisoners Slam Foreign Office
Politicians and families put FCDO under fire in tomorrow's debate. Billy Hood’s heartbroken mother, Breda Guckion, has expressed her disdain that the British Foreign Office has done “next to nothing ”to help her son who was sentenced to 25 years over CBD oil left in his car by a visiting friend in Dubai. The courts have since agreed he did not traffic nor sell the CBD vape oil but only reduced his sentence to ten years. A parliamentary debate is scheduled for tomorrow to discuss the FCDO’s lack