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Muslim Cleric Sentenced For Burning Bible

AP | MARIAM RIZK | Posted 06.17.2013 | Religion

CAIRO -- A hard-line Muslim cleric received an 11-year suspended sentence Sunday for tearing up and burning a Bible, Egypt's official news agency said...

Egypt Convicts Coptic Christian Of Blasphemy

AP | MAMDOUH THABET | Posted 06.01.2013 | Religion

ASSIUT, Egypt -- An Egyptian court has convicted a Coptic Christian lawyer in the southern province of Assiut on charges of blasphemy and sentenced hi...

Egyptian Coptic Boys Detained For Defiling Quran

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.03.2012 | Religion

CAIRO -- Two Coptic Christian boys have been put in juvenile detention after locals accused them of urinating on pages of the Islamic holy book, an Is...

Egyptian Man Who Uploaded Anti-Islam Video To Face Trial For Blasphemy

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2012 | Religion

CAIRO, Sept 24 (Reuters) - An Egyptian man from Copt family arrested on suspicion of posting an anti-Islam video online that ignited Muslim protests...