Saudi prince convicted of murder “to go home”

The Times and Telegraph are reporting that a Saudi prince who was convicted of murdering his manservant in London will be allowed to return to Saudi Arabia after serving less than three years in a British jail. Prince Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser Al Saud was sentenced to a minimum of 20 years in prison. He will apparently serve the remainder of his sentence in Saudi Arabia.

More about this story:
Times: Saudi prince to be sent home under prisoner transfer deal (requires subscription to read)

Telegraph: Saudi prince who killed manservant ‘to be allowed home’ (may require subscription)

BBC: Saudi prince jailed for life for murder of servant (from October 2010)

The Guardian: Justice, even for princes (October 2010)

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