"A family in Saudi Arabia is taking a 'genie' to court, accusing it of theft and harassment, reports say.
"They accuse the spirit of threatening them, throwing stones and stealing mobile phones, Al Watan newspaper said.
"The family have lived in the same house near the city of Medina for 15 years but say they only recently became aware of the spirit. They have now moved out.
"A local court is investigating."
As Arabist says, "About time that genies learn that they are not beyond the law."
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