Category Archives: Court

EGYPT COURT GIVES LONG JAIL SENTENCES TO PROTESTERS

CAIRO, Aug. 8– An Egyptian court has given a group of dissidents and anti-government activists lengthy jail terms, ranging from five years to life in prison, sources say.

On Thursday, the court in Sohag sentenced 16 protesters to five years …

EGYPTIAN COURT SENTENCES MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD LEADER TO LIFE IN PRISON

TEHRAN, July 6 — An Egyptian court sentenced Muslim Brotherhood Leader Mohamed Badie to life in prison on Saturday, Egypt’s ON TV said, for inciting the violence that erupted after the army deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi last year.

Badie, …

EGYPTIAN COURT SENTENCES TO DEATH 14 BROTHERHOOD LEADERS

CAIRO, June 20– The Criminal Court of Giza decided on Thursday to refer to the Grand Mufti the papers of the Supreme Guide of the Muslim Brotherhood Mohammad Badi’e and 13 other leading members of the group and the Islamic …

EGYPTIAN COURT ACQUITS 169 BROTHERHOOD SUPPORTERS

CAIRO, Egypt, May 20 – An Egyptian court acquitted 169 Muslim Brotherhood supporters, charged in connection with unrest that followed the overthrow of president Mohamed Mursi last year, breaking a pattern of mass convictions at trials involving the Islamist opposition. …

EGYPT COURTS CONVICT 170 IN MASS TRIALS

CAIRO, Egypt, May 19- A pair of Egyptian courts on Sunday convicted 170 suspected supporters of toppled President Mohammed Morsi, on charges related to violent attacks last year, the country’s latest mass trials ahead of this month’s presidential elections.

The …