Woman in Saudi Arabia sentenced to 50 lashes for texting swear words.

Two (presumably former) friends in Saudi Arabia got into an argument via text message. One of them cussed. The other took her phone to court and showed a judge, who found the potty-mouthed texter guilty and sentenced her to be whipped with 50 lashes.

http://www.albawaba.com/editorchoice/saudi-50-lashes-swearing-420459

But she got off easy. A Sri Lankan woman is facing a possible execution in Saudi Arabia for -- wait for it! -- witchcraft, after she was accused of casting a magic spell on some girl.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/04/18/us-saudi-witchcraft-rights-idUSBRE83H0UM20120418
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