It was the second time a woman was sentenced to death by stoning in the Maldives.
He was also questioned about giving false testimony to the Anti-Corruption Commission.
The assault occurred at the high-security Maafushi jail.
Doctors advised Adeeb's transfer to house arrest for two months, the home minister said.
Suspects connected with a Hong Kong-based international drug cartel were arrested with 1.5 litres of hashish oil.
The criminal court condemned allegations by the chair of a presidential inquiry commission.
There's no hope of justice with corrupt judges on the bench, the presidential inquiry commission's chair declared.
The sum of money stolen from public coffers was higher than estimated in a February 2016 audit.
The missing funds were identified in 27 probes concluded during the first three quarters of 2018.
Ibrahim Rasheed was an under-secretary at the president's office.
Hameed was found guilty of obstruction of justice for refusing to hand over a mobile phone to the police.
168 fake tickets were issued to people who paid to perform the Umra pilgrimage.
He was charged over an alleged plot assassinate High Court judge Shujau Usman.
MDP activist Smith was accused of assaulting a former state minister.
The former lawmaker was put on trial over a tweet alleging culpability over custodial deaths.
A Bangladeshi man and three local men were taken into custody.
The robbery was discovered early Monday morning.