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120 sent to prison for 6 October clashes

  /  April 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The court acquitted six defendants taking part in violence on October War’s 40th anniversary

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IED injures 3 in Giza neighbourhood

  /  April 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

This is the second explosion of the day in Greater Cairo

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Cairo court officially rules Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis a terrorist organisation

  /  April 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  5 Comments

Sinai-based militant group has claimed responsibility for a string of violence

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Al-Beltagy, Hegazy on trial for 2011 torture case

  /  April 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Influential Islamist leaders accused of torture in Tahrir Square

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Nile University students welcome president’s proposed resolution to conflict with Zewail City

  /  April 7, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Interim President Adly Mansour reaches “friendly agreement” Sunday allowing Nile University and Zewail City students to share contested lands until the latter moves out

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Appeals court acquits revolution anniversary detainees

  /  April 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Detainees arrested in Maadi on 25 January were initially fined and handed prison sentences

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Amnesty International demands ‘immediate and unconditional’ release of activists

  /  April 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Human rights group along, with friends and family, reiterate support for Maher, Adel and Douma

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Verdict date set for ‘Al-Sisi leaks’ trial

  /  April 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Human rights organisation ANHRI asserts its rejection of the continued trial of civilians before military tribunals

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Court denies bail to Al Jazeera journalists for the second time

  /  March 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Court adjourned until 10 April

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Update: FJP members Azhari, Al-Ashry sentenced to two years

  /  March 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Giza court finds the pair guilty of harbouring FJP head Beltagy

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Beltagy, others appear in court

  /  March 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Beltagy and controversial imam and Muslim Brotherhood supporter Safwat Hegazy appeared in court in Cairo’s Tora Prison for the torture of two police officers at a pro-Mohamed Morsi sit-in at Rabaa Al-Adaweya Mosque in Nasr City.

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Condemnation for Minya sentencing continues to build

  /  March 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Amnesty International, John Kerry, Ban Ki-moon all express concern, while ECCR decries death penalty for minors

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Mass trial in Minya postponed to 28 April

  /  March 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Defence lawyers boycott trial

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Abdel Fatah, Abdel Rahman released on bail

  /  March 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Demonstrators accused of protesting without a permit

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Supreme Administrative Court upholds Nile University’s claim over contested land

  /  March 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Nile University welcomes the verdict while Zewail City says the verdict “adds nothing new”

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Muslim Brotherhood trials face continued delays

  /  March 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  5 Comments

Trials in Minya and Cairo postponed on Saturday

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Badie, other defendants not taken to court, trial postponed

  /  March 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The date for the next session has yet to be set, lawyer says

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Closure of Rafah border crossing ‘crime against humanity’: Hamas spokesman

  /  March 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Relations between Cairo and Hamas tense; Cairo court recently banned Hamas activities in Egypt

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One policeman sentenced to 10 years in Abu Zaabal Vehicle case

  /  March 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Victims’ lawyers barred from appealing the verdict; survivor describes trial as “masquerade”

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Muslim Brotherhood leader El-Erian acquitted in one case

  /  March 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Other senior leaders appear in court for torturing police

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Morsi’s son referred to criminal court

  /  March 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The ousted president’s son is accused of drug consumption

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Muslim Brotherhood leaders back in court

  /  March 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  6 Comments

Badie, others on trial for the 30 June killing of protesters outside MB headquarters

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Court rejects appeal for Ahmed Ezz imprisonment

  /  March 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Steel tycoon still facing charges

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More revolution anniversary detainees sentenced

  /  March 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The group sentenced on Saturday is part of a group of over 1,000 people arrested on the third anniversary of the revolution

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Appeals court to hear Morsi case

  /  March 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The ousted leader’s defence team has asked the bench to step down

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7 political parties condemn detention of youth protesters

  /  March 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

A group of political parties condemn violations against detainees

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Badie, other Brotherhood leaders back in court

  /  March 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Prosecution claims prominent Muslim Brotherhood members created a ‘militant group’

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Court upholds writer’s five-year prison sentence for insulting religion

  /  March 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Author Karam Saber was found guilty of contempt of religion over a book he wrote

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Court upholds sentence in Sayed Belal murder case

  /  March 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Defendant had challenged the court verdict sentencing him to 15 years in prison

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Court ruling shows strains on Egypt-Hamas relationship: experts

  /  March 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Cairo Court for Urgent Matters banned activities of the Palestinian movement temporarily

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