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Military court to issue a verdict on 9 defendants in March

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The prosecution added anonymous names to the case, defendants’ lawyer says

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Court acquits Al-Adly and Nazif of profiteering

  /  February 24, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Former minister of interior to be released on 12 March, lawyer says

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Morsi’s ‘prison break’ trial adjourned to 25 February

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defence argues defendants were forced to walk out of prison

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In Pictures: Activist Alaa Abdel Fattah received 5-year sentence in Shura Council trial

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The five-year prison sentence of prominent activist Alaa Abdel Fattah raised questions over the state’s stance towards the 25 January Revolution. On Monday, the Cairo Criminal Court sentenced Abdel Fattah to five years in prison, read the rest…

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Where does the state stand on the 25 January Revolution?

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Activist and revolutionary-icon Alaa Abdel Fattah received 5-year sentence in Shura Council trial

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Mona Iraqi, TV channel owner face court over ‘bathhouse sting’

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Pair to be charged with false news and defamation, but one of victims also believed to have set himself on fire

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Court to rule on Qatar ‘supporting terrorism’ on 29 March

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Similar case filed against Turkey, to be looked into on 24 February

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‘Prison Break’ trial postponed to 21 February

  /  February 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Morsi demanded to see his family, whom he has not seen since November 2013

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Verdict in Shura Council Case scheduled for 23 February

  /  February 16, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The Cairo Criminal Court has repeatedly postponed the retrial since June 2014.

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Morsi espionage trail postponed

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ousted president rejected trail, describing political situation as “coup”

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Shura Council Trial postponed for ‘security reasons’

  /  February 9, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The defendants stand accused of violating the Protest Law, issued by then-interim president Adly Mansour in November 2013.

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‘Port Said Massacre’ retrial postponed to 9 February

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

Charges are hypothetical and imaginary, says defence

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Court postpones ‘Shi’a lynching’ 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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