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Cyber Bullying Punishment in UAE Dubai

cyber bullying punishment in uae

This article digs into the cyber bullying punishment in UAE, shedding light on the seriousness of this case.

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Cyber Bullying Punishment in UAE.

The Cybercrime Law outlines specific penalties for different cyberbullying actions:

  • Insults (Article 43): Anyone insulting or attributing false actions to another person through online means could face fines and imprisonment ranging between AED 250,000 and AED 500,000.
  • Electronic Extortion (Article 42): Engaging in electronic extortion or threatening someone online may lead to imprisonment of up to 2 years and/or fines between AED 250,000 and AED 500,000.
  • Defamation (Article 44): Altering or processing recordings, images, or videos to defame or abuse another person can result in imprisonment of at least 1 year and/or fines ranging between AED 250,000 and AED 500,000.
  • Unauthorized Image Circulation (Article 34): Creating, managing, or circulating explicit or harmful content online can lead to imprisonment and/or fines ranging between AED 250,000 and AED 500,000.
  • Using children in explicit content can result in harsher penalties, including imprisonment and fines of up to AED 1,000,000 under Article 35.

FAQs about cyber bullying punishment UAE.

Insulting or attributing false actions online can result in fines and imprisonment between AED 250,000 and AED 500,000 under Article 43.
Individuals convicted of cyberbullying in the UAE can face imprisonment for up to three years and fines ranging from AED 250,000 to AED 500,000. The severity of the offense determines the specific penalties imposed. Additionally, the law allows for the confiscation of devices used to commit the offense.


The Cyberbullying Laws in the UAE takes a firm stance against cyberbullying, imposing strict punishments for those who engage in such harmful activities.

With the persistent nature of online content, the penalties emphasize the seriousness of these offences.

For those seeking legal guidance and support, Al Mulla Labour Lawyer & Legal Consultant is the trusted advocate to ensure justice prevails.

Contact the office of Al Mulla via Whatsapp. Click here. You can also call us on phone: 00971501961291.

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