Contempt of Court

T.V. Presenters Moataz Matar, Hossam Al Shorbagy sentenced to 15 years in jail

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 07:24 GMT

In November 2019, the defendants were referred to the trial for a judge in the Zagazig Court of First Instance as they online accused him of misusing his judicial authority and position.

Prison sentence against Morsi’s nephew overturned

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 - 09:31 GMT

Egypt’s Court of Cassation has overturned the one-year prison sentence against a nephew of former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi.

Morsi, 18 co-defendants sentenced to 3 yrs over contempt of court

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 09:15 GMT

In a televised presidential speech in 2013, former president Mohamed Morsi insulted a judge as “impartial.”