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Court postpones Shi’a sedition case to 10 February

  /  January 27, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defendants are charged with killing Shi’a cleric Hassan Shehata and three others

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Mohamed Soltan’s health conditions deteriorate

  /  January 21, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Activist has been on hunger strike for 360 days to protest his detention

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Prosecution appeals Ramsis bathhouse verdict

  /  January 13, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Defendants were charged with participating and organising same-sex “orgies”

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Mubarak to be released regardless of Court of Cassations’ verdict: Lawyer

  /  January 12, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Toppled president served sentence in presidential palaces case accumulatively

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26 Ramsis bathhouse defendants acquitted

  /  January 12, 2015  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Defendants’ lawyer vows to file lawsuit against journalist who reported and filmed the arrests

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Morsi presidential palace trial verdict postponed

  /  January 8, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Verdict to be announced on 21 April, says Cairo Criminal Court

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Ramses bath house trial verdict postponed to 12 January

  /  January 5, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defence questions legality of arrests, accuses police of allowing media to film arrests

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7 Mansoura University students referred to military trial

  /  January 3, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Students face charges of protesting and violence

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Mohamed Al-Beltagy sentenced to 6 years in prison for contempt

  /  December 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Court postpones Wadi El Natroun prison to 10 January

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Writer Fatma Naoot faces ‘contempt of religion’ trial

  /  December 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The case is related to comments columnist made ahead of Eid Al-Adha

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Four released following detention after protesting Mubarak verdict

  /  December 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Qasr Al-Nil Misdemeanour Court acquitted four detainees Wednesday, who were charged with protesting in the vicinity of Tahrir Square. The four protestors had been protesting against the Cairo Criminal Court’s decision to drop all read the rest…

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Badie’s police station storming trial adjourned to 14 January

  /  December 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

In separate case, Boulaq clashes trial adjourned to 11 January

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Appeals court adjourns FGM victim case to 26 January

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

A previous verdict acquitted the accused doctor and father

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First court session for high-profile Ramses ‘gay’ bathhouse case postponed

  /  December 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Accused protested their innocence and reported daily beatings, while families were ejected from the courtroom as they asked journalists not to photograph the accused

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Court postpones Morsi’s espionage case to 22 December

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

The defendants are accused of leaking the documents to foreign agents, including Hamas and Hezbollah.

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Trying Mubarak unconstitutional, should have taken place before electing president: Minister of Transitional Justice

  /  December 13, 2014  /  interviews  /  3 Comments

‘My committee visited Tora Prison following the UPR and we did not receive any complaints of torture’, minister says

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Takfiri terrorist groups among top causes of atheism: Dar Al-Ifta report

  /  December 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Observatory says social media provides a safer space for youth to express “rejection of religion”

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Muslim Brotherhood faces pressure in Jordan

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

King Abdulla says group “hijacked the Arab Spring”, Brotherhood deputy leader to face military trial later this month

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Ahmed Douma sentenced to 3 years hard labour

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Activist and blogger found guilty of being in contempt of the court during “cabinet clashes” trial session

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The re-writing of history in the Mubarak verdict

  /  December 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Court claims Muslim Brotherhood responsible for shooting at police, demonstrators, during 25 January Revolution

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7 given life sentences for Muslim Brotherhood affiliation

  /  December 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The defendants were handed the sentences in absentia

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Leaked recordings allege Morsi was illegally detained in navy base

  /  December 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  5 Comments

Top generals purportedly discuss ways to cover up evidence and falsify information

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Demonstrators attacked with glass bottles at Cairo protest

  /  December 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Incident took place during a small anti-Mubarak protest in Abdel Moneim Riad Square on Friday evening

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Non-commissioned border guard officers granted right to arrest civilians

  /  December 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Civilians can be tried in military courts if found guilty of attacking “vital” state facilities

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Prosecution appeals Mubarak trial verdict

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

The prosecution tasked a team with studying the reasoning behind the verdict right after it was issued

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‘Al-Fatah Mosque clashes’ trial adjourned

  /  December 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Defendants were “unable to attend” the trial, say state media

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Rabaa ‘operations room’ trial adjourned

  /  December 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Activist Mohamed Soltan’s hunger strike continues

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Presidency calls for legislative reforms, compensations for victim’s families

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

The Egyptian presidency said Sunday that the “judiciary is completely independent”, in response to Saturday’s verdicts in the ‘trial of the century’, state-run news agency MENA reported. “It is not allowed to comment on the read the rest…

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Legal reading into Mubarak’s verdict

  /  November 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Lawyer says it is possible the case will be taken back to court

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Bahraini king congratulates Mubarak on favourable court verdict

  /  November 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Gulf monarchy itself subdued an Arab Spring-inspired rebellion in 2011

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