Journalist Hamid El M sentenced to one year in prison
The Court of appeal in Al Hoceima sentenced El Mahdahoui (Administrator of the Web site badil.info) today to a year in jail after a hearing lasting more than 4 hours.Â The journalist was initially on 25 July to three months imprisonment and a fine of 20,000 dirhams.
Hamid Ebrahimi was prosecuted under the Penal Code for "urging citizens to break the law" and "participation in the Organization of a prohibited demonstration". Ebrahimi was arrested on July 20 in Al Hoceima i.v.m. a banned demonstration by the Ministry of Interior of the Hirak, reports H24info.