Court of Cassation

Egyptian cassation court upholds death sentences for 3 in Zagazig terrorist cell case

Thu, 10 Aug 2023 - 01:57 GMT

The Egyptian court of cassation upheld on Thursday death sentences for three people in the case known as “Zagazig terrorist cell” case.

Death penalty of Nayera Ashraf killer carried out Wednesday

Wed, 14 Jun 2023 - 01:10 GMT

That is almost a year after he had been handed the sentence and months after it had been upheld.

Egypt's Court of Cassation upholds death sentence against killer of 'Nayera Ashraf'

Thu, 09 Feb 2023 - 12:36 GMT

The convict appealed the sentence in August one month after the ruling of Mansoura Criminal Court and two months after he had committed the murder.

Killer of Nayera Ashraf appeals death sentence before Court of Cassation

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 04:49 GMT

Mohamed Adel, killer of Mansoura University Student Nayera Ashraf, appealed Wednesday, before the Court of Cassation, the death sentence he was handed last month.

New presidents of Egypt's State Council, State Lawsuits Authority take oaths before Sisi

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 01:10 GMT

The president stipulated the role of the Court of Cassation, State Council, and State Lawsuits Authority in establishing justice.

Court of Cassation upholds life sentences against Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide, 2 senior members in 'Arab Police Department Storming' case

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 01:39 GMT

Court of Cassation upheld Wednesday life sentences against Supreme Guide of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood Mohamed Badie as well as Mohamed al-Beltagy and Safwat Hegazy.

Cassation Court upholds prison sentences against Muslim Brotherhood leaders over spying case

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 11:58 GMT

The Court of Cassation upheld prison sentences against prominent Muslim Brotherhood leaders over spying with the Palestinian Hamas group.

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.