By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)
7/12/2013 (1 year ago)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)
That's just not the way we do things in the United States. A Saudi princess has learned that belatedly and has traded her luxurious condominium in Irvine, California for a cage-like holding space in Orange County. She is accused of holding a 30-year-old female servant against her will and now faces charges of human trafficking.
LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Forty-two-year-old Meshael Alayban faces one felony count of human trafficking. She is one of the wives of Saudi Prince Abdulrahman bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz al Saud.
Behind Bars: Saudi princess Meshael Alayban, (right), listens to an interpreter during her scheduled appearance in court Thursday July 11th, 2013 in Santa Ana, California today.
Saudi Arabian princess Meshael Alayban, 42, behind bars, listens to a court appointed translator while in court for an arraignment hearing in Santa Ana, California July 11, 2013.
Meshael Alayban is married to Abdulrahman bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz al Saud (pictured), who is the grandson of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia.
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