Also banned is qat leaf, betel leaf or nuts, niswar, gutkha, which while admissible in some countries is not permitted in the UAE.The soul is beyond the body and hence from this perspective, it is immaterial how tall or short a person is.Customs officials found 2.16 grams of cannabis in his luggage. Possession of painkillers like codeine and some cold and flu medication could result in a mandatory four-year prison sentence, eg.Tracy Wilkinson was held in custody for eight weeks before customs officers accepted the codeine she was carrying had been prescribed by her doctor for back pains. As per Drug laws , "What many travelers may not realize is that they can be deemed to be in possession of such banned substances if they can be detected in their urine or bloodstream, or even in tiny, trace amounts on their person." Eg.Keep your meds in their original containers and bring a letter from your doctor as a well as a copy of your prescription with you. A Dubai court sentenced the two, Ayman Najafi, 24, and Charlotte Adams, 25, to a month in prison, followed by deportation, for 'public indecency, kissing in a restaurant A Dubai court rejected a British couple's appeal against their jail sentence for kissing in a restaurant 44- Update - Saturday, November 13, 2010 A 34-year-old Briton, Paul Anthony working with the United Nations jailed for two months in the UAE for giving an airport worker "the finger" in Dubai He was arrested minutes after the woman lodged a complaint with the police.He was convicted of indecency and insulting the employee Updated on Friday, May 18, 2012 –Cops in the strict Islamic emirate claim recruitment consultant Rebecca Black, 27, romped with an Irishman while being driven from a bar.UAE-Going To DUBAI – Know the 41 laws, do and Don’ts of Dubai or you will end up in Jail According to UAE law, a suspect can be held without charge for 48 hours before being referred to the prosecution. The article stipulates the punishment in the form of either a monetary penalty — up to 2,000 dirhems (5) — or even a term of up to one month in prison. If you have broken the law, then you will be arrested and taken to police station, questioned and instructed to make a statement.Going or traveling to Dubai Better understand the laws and rules to prevent jail term. You will not be allowed to access to outside legal or consular help. Everything will be conducted in Arabic and you will be given translation so be intelligent and without understanding the content do not sign the documents.
Medicines that arrive in the country via postal courier cannot be released to the patient unless the above requirements are fulfilled.8. Muslim laws and culture is very different from west or democratic nations.Get involved someone who understands both languages. couples holding hands, it is still an offence, and it is also considered criminal to kiss in public or have sex outside marriage if you are found you will end up in jail who ever may come to your rescue you will end up in jail for few months. Drug laws are very strict, here is one example - British tourist Keith Brown was sentenced to four years in prison after Dubai customs officers found a 0.003g trace of cannabis stuck to his shoe. Dubai is a Muslim country which follows strict Muslim laws. In accordance with the Federal Penal Code of the United Arab Emirates, a public intake of food and beverages during daytime hours of the month of Ramadan is forbidden by Article 313. When on the beach and at Dubai's water-parks for example, swimwear can be considered appropriate and therefore will not a problem. So better is using the swimwear which Local Muslim females use. Kissing in public is not allowed you may end up in jail if not then you are lucky. A lesbian couple was sentenced to a month in jail, followed by deportation, for sharing a kiss on the public beach in Dubai. Friday is the prayer day so it is holiday for everyone for everything.