A Saudi lawyer took a widow to court in the Gulf Kingdom to demand his fees in her son’ case after she rejected him as husband for her daughter.
The woman told court in the Western Red Sea port of Jeddah that the lawyer had agreed to defend her son for free, adding that he brought her to court only after she refused him as a husband for her daughter.
Okaz daily said the lawyer is demanding SR150,000 from the widow but that she refused to pay on the grounds he had volunteered to defend her son.
It quoted officials in the bar association in Jeddah as saying they have documents proving the lawyer had offered to defend the widow’s son for free.
Source: Emirates 24/7