Court of Cassation

Mubarak-era police chief cleared in embezzlement case

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 02:05 GMT

The Court of Cassation upheld a ruling declaring former Minister of Interior Habib al-Adly not guilty.

Mubarak-era politician Safwat al-Sheirf turns himself in to court

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 12:51 GMT

He is fulfilling the conditions for his appeal to get accepted.

Cassation Court upholds sentences against MB elements

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 02:10 GMT

A criminal court has previously sentenced five defendants to three years in prison, four others to two years in jail and three of them to 10 years.

New head of Cassation Court swears in before President

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 - 01:41 GMT

Chancellor Abdullah Assr was sworn in on Saturday in the presence of President Abdel-Fatah al-Sisi as the new head of the Court of Cassation.

Court upholds death sentences against 13 'Agnad Misr' convicts

Wed, 08 May 2019 - 09:29 GMT

The defendants are convicted with launching attacks against security forces, in the case known as Agnad Misr Organization.

Cassation Court upholds sentence against police officers

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 - 02:25 GMT

They are convicted of murder by mistake.

Cassation Court upholds ruling to put 241 on terror lists

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 - 10:50 GMT

The Court of Cassation rejected their appeals.

Prosecution demands cancelling verdicts against 312 defendants

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - 01:31 GMT

The Court of Cassation’s prosecution office recommended cancelling life imprisonment sentences against 312 defendants in the case known as “Al-Fath Mosque Incidents”.

UPDATE: Court upholds sentences in storming Atfih police station case

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 - 09:33 GMT

The defendants in the case have been handed imprisonment sentences ranging from 5 to 15 years.

Badie's imprisonment sentence in Beni Suef case reduced to 10 years

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 03:26 GMT

The Court of Cassation reduced on Dec. 23 the 12-year imprisonment sentence issued against Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie to 10 years.

Hisham Barakat’s assassination trial timeline

Fri, 30 Nov 2018 - 08:30 GMT

After 41 months of the assassination of former Public Prosecutor Hisham Barakat, the Court of Cassation upheld on Nov. 25 the death sentences against nine convicts in the case.

Court upholds 10 death sentences in assassination case

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 - 10:17 GMT

The Court of Cassation upheld on Sunday the death sentences against 10 convicts in the assassination case of former Public Prosecutor Hesham Barakat.

Adly testifies in ‘illegal crossing of eastern borders’

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 - 12:22 GMT

Former Minister of Interior Habib al-Adly testified before the Cairo Criminal Court on Oct.28 in the retrial of former President Mohamed Morsi and 28 others.

Court rejects appeal by Morsi, 18 others in “contempt of court” case

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 - 02:37 GMT

The Court of Cassation rejected on Monday am appeal made by ousted President Mohamed Morsi and 19 others against the three-year sentence received for their “contempt of court” case.

Mubaraks’ request to reconcile over presidential palaces case rejected

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 - 10:19 GMT

The 90-year-old former president and his two sons already served three years in prison over charges of presidential palaces embezzlement and wasting public.

Court delays examining 67 challenges in Hisham Barakat assassination case to Sept 9

Sun, 26 Aug 2018 - 12:18 GMT

Court of Cassation delayed to September 9 the examination of challenges submitted by 67 defendants in the case of the 2015 assassination of Hisham Barakat.

Death sentence upheld for six MB members over 2013 violence

Sat, 28 Apr 2018 - 08:56 GMT

The Court of Cassation upheld Saturday the death penalty against six people in connection with violence that erupted in Upper Egypt’s Minya.

Court upholds death sentences against 4 over forming terrorist cell

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 - 05:54 GMT

Court of Cassation has rejected Sunday appeals by four defendants against death sentences in the case known as “Awsim Terrorist Cell.”

Court orders retrial of Warraq cell defendants

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 03:46 GMT

The defendants had faced various sentences, including the death penalty, life imprisonment and five years in prison.

All you need to know about Egypt’s ‘Foreign Funding’ case

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 - 01:00 GMT

A timeline spanning the beginning of the "Foreign Funding" case to date.