Court hands 15-year imprisonment sentences to 11 in Nahda sit-in case

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 05:21 GMT

The Nahda sit-in case dates back to 2013, when security forces dispersed the protests of pro-Muslim Brotherhood people, after the ousting of President Mohamed Morsi.

Egyptian Conductor of Alexandria-Luxor train sentenced to 3 years in prison for forcing 2 young men to jump off

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 11:32 GMT

In October 2019, videos of passengers on a train talking about two young men who were compelled to jump off went viral on social media as one of them died.

Court ruling over blocking Youtube in Egypt set on September 20

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 03:50 GMT

The lawsuit was filed by lawyer Mohamed Hamid Salem, who had previously won a court ruling to shut down Youtube in Egypt for a month after publishing a blasphemous video against Prophet Muhammad [Peace and Blessings be upon him] eight months ago.

Two Egyptian young men sentenced to 2 years in jail for bullying Sudanese child

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 03:44 GMT

The court also ruled that the two defendants shall be fined LE 100,000 each.

Cassation court upholds life sentence against Badie, others in Adwa police station incidents’ case

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 02:44 GMT

Court of Cassation ruled Tuesday to uphold a life sentence against Mohamed Badie, the supreme guide of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood organization and others in the Adwa Case after all the submitted appeals were rejected.

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.

Work to resume at Egyptian courts after Eid al-Fitr

Wed, 13 May 2020 - 12:47 GMT

Work at courts will resume gradually following Eid al-Fitr “Feast of Breaking the Fast” accompanied by precautionary measures to combat COVID-19 pandemic.

Detention of Youtuber Haneen Hossam to be renewed by 15 days

Sat, 09 May 2020 - 10:56 GMT

The detention of the Youtuber Haneen Hossam will be renewed by 15 days pending investigations over accusations of committing immoral actions through Tik Tok application.

Nasr City court closes for 14 days after Corona case detected

Sat, 09 May 2020 - 10:48 GMT

Minister of Justice Omar Marwan decided to close Nasr City court for 14 days after a positive Coronavirus case was detected inside the building.

PM prolongs prosecution of defendants in precise crimes by State Security Emergency Courts

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 11:20 GMT

The prime minister issues such decree every three months along with the renewal of the emergency law enforcement by the president.

Retrial of 71 leaders of MB put off to May 16 in "Arab police station incidents"

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 04:02 GMT

Port Said criminal court on Saturday put off the retrial of 71 members and leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood, topped by the guide Mohamed Badie, to May 16 hearing.

Court adjourns trial of defendants in Warraq island case till May 27

Sat, 11 Apr 2020 - 04:05 GMT

The Cairo Criminal Court on Saturday put off till May 27 the trial of 35 defendants implicated in the Warraq island case.

16 people sentenced to 25-7 yrs in prison in retrial of US embassy riots

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 03:41 GMT

The court handed down a life imprisonment sentence to a defendant, 15 years in prison to14 others, and 7 years to a defendant. The court also acquitted a co-defendant.

Rapist of 20-month old girl executed Wednesday

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 10:36 GMT

The man who raped a then 20-month old girl in the case known in the media as “Pampers Child,” is announced executed.

Retrial of 12 MB defendants in Rabaa sit-in case adjourned to Jan. 8

Sun, 01 Dec 2019 - 02:06 GMT

The criminal court on Sunday postponed till January 8 the retrial of 12 defendants of the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood group involved in the case of the armed Rabaa sit-in.

Detention of collector charged in public opinion case renewed

Thu, 31 Oct 2019 - 01:48 GMT

He will be detained for further 15 days pending investigation.

Thuggery, crimes of terrorism to be referred to Emergency State Security Courts: PM

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 12:54 GMT

The state of emergency was prescribed by Presidential Decree No. 555 of 2019 for a period of three months.

Court sentences member of terrorist Warraq Cell to death

Sat, 26 Oct 2019 - 01:52 GMT

The Cairo Criminal Court on Saturday unanimously sentenced to death Adel Khalaf, who is involved in the case known as the terrorist "Warraq Cell".

22 arrested for attempt to 'stir up public opinion' over teen murder

Tue, 22 Oct 2019 - 03:37 GMT

The Ministry of Interior's National Security Sector detected attempts by the Muslim Brotherhood to exploit the murder of a teenager to stir up the public opinion.

Supreme Constitutional Court a 'symbol of judiciary independence': Justice Minister

Sat, 19 Oct 2019 - 01:58 GMT

The minister explained that the Supreme Constitutional Court makes an important part of the judiciary system in Egypt.