The judge’s co-defendant was also sentenced to death, the court added, saying that the first convict intended to get rid of Gamal because she was threatening him by disclosing his secrets. He asked the second convict to murder her for a sum of money.
The decree was published in the official gazette out Thursday.
Tunisian President Qais Said stated Wednesday at a Cabinet meeting that a list of judges who committed violations would be released soon.
Spokesperson for Egyptian Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez said that “it is in appropriate to comment or touch on Egyptian court rulings,” in response to a question about statements made by US State Department saying U.S. is disappointed by an Egyptian court’s sentencing.
Two of the defendants were sentenced in absentia due to their escape.
Heavy gunfire was heard in Beirut on Thursday in the vicinity of Beirut's Justice Palace, leaving behind a number of people injured.
However, the judge has been summoned for the investigations for his decision.
A Watergate-style break into the Attorney-General office and antiquity traficking during the Muslim Brotherhood rule surfaced on social media after a judge and an ex member of the fundamental group revealed details about these crimes online.
The first day for resident Egyptians to vote in referendum on draft constitutional amendments has kicked off.
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly inaugurated on Saturday the third meeting of chief justices of African constitutional and supreme courts.
An Algerian man accused of recruiting an American woman known as "Jihad Jane" in 2009 is expected to change his plea to guilty.
The Cairo Criminal Court sentenced on Thursday 20 outlawed Muslim Brotherhood (MB) loyalists to 10 to 25 years in prison.
Xerox Corp on Friday appealed a New York court ruling to block its deal with Fujifilm Holdings.
The Maldives president welcomed a Supreme Court move to reinstate the convictions of high-profile political prisoners after he arrested two top judges.
The 26-year-old was shot dead in the garage of his house in Mansoura city (Delta’s Gharbia governorate).
A Los Angeles judge on Friday denied the impassioned plea of Roman Polanski's victim to end a four-decade-old sexual assault case against the fugitive director.
A judge, who shot dead a military conscript in a Cairo district over dispute, is ordered detained Thursday for 15 days pending investigations.
A woman has appointed judge of an Israeli Muslim religious court, the first appointment of its kind in Israel’s history