Former deputy of Alexandria Governor Souad al-Khouly had her first court session in her trial for illicit gains amounting to L.E. 900,000 on Tuesday, where the case was adjourned to Feb. 24.
The Cassation Court has rejected the last possible appeal of former speaker of the Shura Council Safwat el-Sherif, upholding a 3-year prison sentence and a LE99,049,794 ($6.3M) fine.
Khouli was referred to the criminal court over charges of illegally obtaining LE 900,000 ($55,199).
Former Transportation Minister Hesham Arafat, who resigned in February this year, is set to submit his financial disclosure, sources said.
A judicial court in Giza sentenced Nov. 12 Abdel Baset to 10 years in prison and ordered him to pay a fine of LE 15 million.
The court has acquitted Safwat al-Sherif’s son Ihab of all charges
Mubarak-era Minister of Information Safwat al-Sherif began Saturday his first re-trial sessions over charges of illicit gains.
The Court of Cassation acquitted the son of late Kamal el-Shazly, a former minister of parliamentary affairs and a stalwart of the former ruling NDP.
Legal sources confirmed that the court ruling against former Minister of Interior Habib al-Adly is enforceable, Wednesday.
The Cairo Criminal Court sentenced on Saturday former interior minister Habib al-Adly to seven years in prison.
Egypt’s Administrative Court adjourned Thursday a trial calling to annul the government’s reconciliation deal with Egyptian-Spanish business tycoon Hussein Salem over illicit gains charges, Youm7 reported. The trial will resume April 20.