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Cairo Court of Appeal Sentences Former President Morsi to Death (June 18, 2015) by George Sadek

On June 16, 2015, the Criminal Chamber of the Cairo Court of Appeal found former President ...

Topic: Capital punishment; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Court Sentences TV Show Host to Five Years of Imprisonment (June 04, 2015) by George Sadek

On May 31, 2015, an Egyptian court of first instance found television show host Islam El-Beheiry ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Freedom of religion; Freedom of speech
Jurisdiction: Egypt

State Litigation Authority Rejects Request to Suspend a TV Show (May 22, 2015) by George Sadek

On May 19, 2015, Egypt's State Litigation Authority rejected a petition submitted by Al Azhar (the ...

Topic: Church and state relations; Freedom of speech; Television and Film
Jurisdiction: Egypt

NGOs Protest Decree Defining Terrorist Organizations (May 05, 2015) by George Sadek

On May 1, 2015, non-governmental organizations officially protested Egypt's presidential decree containing Law No. 8 of ...

Topic: Human rights; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Egypt

American Citizen Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Terrorism-Related Crimes (April 16, 2015) by George Sadek

On April 11, 2015, the Criminal Court of Cairo found an American citizen of Egyptian descent, ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Disciplinary Board Forces 41 Judges into Retirement for Practicing Politics (March 25, 2015) by George Sadek

On March 14, 2015, Egypt's Disciplinary Board of Judges issued a decision dismissing 41 judges for ...

Topic: Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Criminal Court Gives Head of Muslim Brotherhood a Death Sentence (March 19, 2015) by George Sadek

On March 16, 2015, the Criminal Court of Cairo handed down a death sentence to Muslim ...

Topic: Capital punishment; Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Administrative Court Postpones Parliamentary Election Due to Unconstitutionality of Election Law (March 09, 2015) by George Sadek

On March 2, 2015, the administrative court of Cairo, Egypt, issued a decision postponing the country's ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Council of Ministers Approves New Amendment to Code of Criminal Procedure (February 25, 2015) by George Sadek

On February 18, 2015, the Council of Ministers of Egypt approved a draft law issued by ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Judiciary; Witnesses
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Criminal Court Sentences Political Activist to Life Imprisonment (February 11, 2015) by George Sadek

The Criminal Court of Cairo, a chamber of the Cairo Court of Appeal, recently found political ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Human rights
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Mass Trial Results in Death Sentences for 183 Defendants (February 05, 2015) by Issam Saliba

The Felony Court of Giza, Egypt, headed by Judge Mohammed Naji Shehata, on February 2, 2015, ...

Topic: Capital punishment; Criminal code; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Al Jazeera Journalists Deported (February 04, 2015) by George Sadek

On January 31, 2015, the Egyptian authorities deported two foreign journalists who had been imprisoned for ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Court of Cassation Accepted Petition from Al Jazeera Journalists (January 08, 2015) by George Sadek

On January 1, 2015, the Court of Cassation, the highest judicial body in the Egyptian court ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Court of Appeal Dismisses Theft Charges Against Boy for Stealing Bread (December 17, 2014) by George Sadek

On December 10, 2014, the Court of Appeal in Bani Swief, south of Cairo, Egypt, dismissed ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Judiciary; Juvenile crime
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Criminal Court Drops Charges Against Mubarak (December 10, 2014) by George Sadek

On November 29, 2014, the Cairo Court of Appeal dismissed all charges against former President Hosni ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Council of Ministers Approves a Draft Law Identifying Terrorist Entities (December 03, 2014) by George Sadek

On November 26, 2014, the Council of Ministers of Egypt approved a draft law regulating the ...

Topic: National security; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Draft Law Banning Publishing of Information Concerning the Armed Forces (November 19, 2014) by George Sadek

On November 6, 2014, the legislative department of the State Council of Egypt (a judicial organ) ...

Topic: Arms control and nonproliferation; Freedom of information; Freedom of speech; Freedom of the press; Internet
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Decree Allowing Armed Forces to Assist Law Enforcement Agencies in Protecting Government and Public Facilities (November 06, 2014) by George Sadek

On October 27, 2014, after approval by the Council of Ministers, the President of Egypt, Abdul ...

Topic: Armed forces; National security
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Law Students Protest Ban on Being Hired as Prosecutors (October 31, 2014) by George Sadek

On October 20, 2014, a group of law students who had been denied positions in Egypt's ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Education; Judiciary; Constitution
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Draft Law Regulating the Relationship Between Employees and Employers During Strikes (October 08, 2014) by George Sadek

On October 4, 2014, representatives of Egypt's Ministry of Labor held a number of meetings with ...

Topic: Civil rights and liberties; Labor; Labor-management relations
Jurisdiction: Egypt

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Last updated: June 18, 2015