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Egyptian Court Jails Leading Activist For Five Years

Reuters | Posted 04.25.2015 | World

By Shadi Bushra and Ali Abdelaty CAIRO, Feb 23 (Reuters) - An Egyptian court sentenced a prominent activist to five years in jail on M...

Egyptian Court Sentences Protest Icon To 5 Years In Prison

AP | By HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 04.24.2015 | World

CAIRO (AP) — A prominent Egyptian activist behind the 2011 uprising was sentenced to five years in prison on Monday over an unauthorized but peacefu...

Egyptian Court Bans Festival Honoring Rabbi After Residents Complain About Mingling Sexes

AP | Posted 12.30.2014 | Religion

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Monday banned an annual festival in honor of a Moroccan rabbi that was regularly attended by hundreds of Jewish pi...

Al-Jazeera Journalists Sentenced To Prison For Doing Their Job

AP | SARAH EL DEEB and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 08.22.2014 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Monday convicted three Al-Jazeera journalists and sentenced them to seven years in prison on terrorism-related cha...

UN's Top Human Rights Official Slams Egypt's Mass Death Sentence

Reuters | Posted 06.29.2014 | World

GENEVA, April 29 (Reuters) - The top United Nations human rights official on Tuesday condemned Egypt's sentencing of 683 people to death, saying tha...

Egypt Court Sentences 529 Morsi Supporters To Death

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2014 | World

CAIRO, March 24 (Reuters) - An Egyptian court sentenced 529 members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood to death on Monday on charges including murde...

REPORT: 528 Morsi Supporters Sentenced To Death

AP | Posted 05.23.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — A court in southern Egyptian has convicted 529 supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi, sentencing them to death on char...

Egypt's Highest Court Rules Legislature Elected Illegally

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 08.02.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's highest court ruled on Sunday that the nation's interim parliament was illegally elected, though it stopped short of dissolving ...

Egypt's Highest Court Suspends Work Indefinitely

Reuters | Posted 12.03.2012 | World

By Tamim Elyan and Tom Perry CAIRO, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Protests by Islamists allied to President Mohamed Mursi forced Egypt's highest court to adjou...

Egypt's Top Court Overrules President's Parliament Recall

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2012 | World

(Adds details of the ruling) CAIRO, July 10 (Reuters) - Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court said on Tuesday it had overruled Presiden...

Court Acquits Police In Killing Of Protesters

AP | Posted 05.17.2012 | World

CAIRO -- An Egyptian court on Thursday found 14 policemen not guilty in the killing of protesters during last year's popular uprising, the latest verd...

Egypt Bans Forced Virginity Tests

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 02.26.2012 | World

CAIRO — An Egyptian court on Tuesday ordered the country's military rulers to stop the use of "virginity tests" on female detainees, in a rare c...

Suzanne Tamim Murder Trial To Reopen

AP | by SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — An Egyptian court on Thursday ordered the retrial of a real estate mogul sentenced to death for hiring a hit man to murder his former lo...