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Nayera Ashraf’s murder case: Evidences behind death penalty, expected legal scenarios

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 11:46 GMT

Mansoura Criminal Court sentenced to death the killer of student Nayera Ashraf Wednesday, on the grounds of his accusation of premeditated murder.

Mansoura student killer pleads guilty, makes allegations against victim

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 01:45 GMT

Mohamed Adel, killer of student Nayera Ashraf, pleaded guilty Sunday before Mansoura Criminal Court, saying "I was fully sane when I committed the crime."

Alexandria Court resumes trial of murdered of Priest Arsanios Wadeed

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 11:32 GMT

The Alexandria Criminal Court resumed Wednesday the trial of the murderer of the priest of Alexandria, Reverend Arsanios Wadeed, who was killed while on the Corniche last month.

Four people sentenced to life imprisonment, three others acquitted of charges of ‘Spying for ISIS’ in Egypt

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 04:25 GMT

The criminal court put three convicts on the terrorist lists, charging them with collaborating with the terrorist organization “ISIS”.

Dozens of workers at Egyptian judicial institutions fired over affiliation to outlawed Muslim Brotherhood: minister

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 03:25 GMT

Minister of Justice Omar Marwan made the statements in a TV interview Tuesday.

Egypt's Interior Ministry declares number of convicted prisoners who meet presidential pardon criteria

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 01:48 GMT

The preparation of that list comes on the occasion of Sinai Liberation Day, which is April 25.

Court sets Jan. 23 for trial of 4 defendants in Health Ministry bribery case

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 10:10 GMT

Cairo Appeals Court has set for January 23 the first session of a trial of four defendants implicated in a Health Ministry bribery case.

Egypt's Cassation court commutes capital punishment for 6 convicts to rigorous sentence in Pyramids hotel attack case

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 04:54 GMT

The convicts had been charged with joining an outlawed group, possessing ammunition and arms, using force against police and sabotaging state property.

Egypt’s administrative court dismisses lawsuit calling for blocking ’TikTok’

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 03:16 GMT

The lawsuit, No. 45923 of Judicial Year 74, calls for blocking TikTok as it disseminates and “incites immorality, pornography, bullying, violence” among the teenagers.

Egyptian MB member Hassan Malek's brother, 22 others sentenced to life over terrorism-related charges

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 01:51 GMT

The court also sentenced 18 defendants implicated in the same case to 15 years in jail while it acquitted four others.

Cassation Court upholds death sentences against 21 defendants of Ansar Beit Maqdes group

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 03:18 GMT

The Cassation Court upheld on Thursday death sentences against 21 defendants of Ansar Beit al-Maqdes terror group over terrorism-related charges.

Int'l ruling prevents Egypt from paying $30M in compensation to Bahraini company

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 03:15 GMT

The dispute is due to the claim of the adjudicating company, the failure of the Egyptian state to agree to the company’s request to grant it a license to build a 5-star hotel with a height of 200 meters (instead of 72 meters as was decided in the terms of reference)

3 defendants in 'Fairmont rape' case sentenced to life over another rape case

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 04:41 GMT

Two of the defendants were sentenced in absentia due to their escape.

Cairo Court of Appeal dismisses 'illegal foreign funding' case against 4 NGOs

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 01:46 GMT

As such, the total number of NGOs, cases against which have been dropped, becomes 75.

Egypt’s court of appeal sentences doctor insulting male nurse to one yearn jail

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 06:16 GMT

The court also fined two other co-defendants LE 50,000 each for bullying the male nurse

Egypt witnesses 1st harshened FGM penalty after law amendment in April

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 09:18 GMT

Last week, a criminal court in Egypt ruled a “historic verdict” in an FGM case, which was seen as a victory to all victims of FGM, and a support to all efforts to eliminate this crime.

Egypt's top prosecutor orders arrest of doctor for 4 days over insulting nurse

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 11:12 GMT

Egypt's Prosecutor General Hamada el Sawi has ordered the detention of a doctor at a private hospital for four days pending investigations over charges of insulting a nurse.

Egyptian businessman Hassan Rateb detained pending investigation over funding excavation of antiquities

Wed, 14 Jul 2021 - 11:54 GMT

A southern Cairo court judge ordered the detention of Egyptian businessman Hassan Rateb for another 15 days pending investigation over funding a former MP in illegal excavation operations.

Egypt's Ismailia Economic Court of First Instance considers decision of upholding seizure of MV EVER GIVEN

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 09:51 GMT

In media remarks on June 24, 2021, the Suez Canal Authority Chief Admiral Osama Rabie said that The Suez Canal Authority has reached a preliminary satisfying solution to the Ever Given ship.

Court to decide destiny of 190 extremist workers at Egyptian railways

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 01:11 GMT

According to the minister's statements on Sunday, the extremist affiliations of railway workers are determined by the National Security Agency.

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