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Disciplinary Board Forces 41 Judges into Retirement for Practicing Politics (March 25, 2015) by George Sadek

On March 14, 2015, Egypt's Disciplinary Board of Judges issued a decision dismissing 41 judges for ...

Topic: Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Criminal Court Gives Head of Muslim Brotherhood a Death Sentence (March 19, 2015) by George Sadek

On March 16, 2015, the Criminal Court of Cairo handed down a death sentence to Muslim ...

Topic: Capital punishment; Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Administrative Court Postpones Parliamentary Election Due to Unconstitutionality of Election Law (March 09, 2015) by George Sadek

On March 2, 2015, the administrative court of Cairo, Egypt, issued a decision postponing the country's ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Council of Ministers Approves New Amendment to Code of Criminal Procedure (February 25, 2015) by George Sadek

On February 18, 2015, the Council of Ministers of Egypt approved a draft law issued by ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Judiciary; Witnesses
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Criminal Court Sentences Political Activist to Life Imprisonment (February 11, 2015) by George Sadek

The Criminal Court of Cairo, a chamber of the Cairo Court of Appeal, recently found political ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Human rights
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Mass Trial Results in Death Sentences for 183 Defendants (February 05, 2015) by Issam Saliba

The Felony Court of Giza, Egypt, headed by Judge Mohammed Naji Shehata, on February 2, 2015, ...

Topic: Capital punishment; Criminal code; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Al Jazeera Journalists Deported (February 04, 2015) by George Sadek

On January 31, 2015, the Egyptian authorities deported two foreign journalists who had been imprisoned for ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Court of Cassation Accepted Petition from Al Jazeera Journalists (January 08, 2015) by George Sadek

On January 1, 2015, the Court of Cassation, the highest judicial body in the Egyptian court ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Court of Appeal Dismisses Theft Charges Against Boy for Stealing Bread (December 17, 2014) by George Sadek

On December 10, 2014, the Court of Appeal in Bani Swief, south of Cairo, Egypt, dismissed ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Judiciary; Juvenile crime
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Criminal Court Drops Charges Against Mubarak (December 10, 2014) by George Sadek

On November 29, 2014, the Cairo Court of Appeal dismissed all charges against former President Hosni ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Council of Ministers Approves a Draft Law Identifying Terrorist Entities (December 03, 2014) by George Sadek

On November 26, 2014, the Council of Ministers of Egypt approved a draft law regulating the ...

Topic: National security; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Draft Law Banning Publishing of Information Concerning the Armed Forces (November 19, 2014) by George Sadek

On November 6, 2014, the legislative department of the State Council of Egypt (a judicial organ) ...

Topic: Arms control and nonproliferation; Freedom of information; Freedom of speech; Freedom of the press; Internet
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Decree Allowing Armed Forces to Assist Law Enforcement Agencies in Protecting Government and Public Facilities (November 06, 2014) by George Sadek

On October 27, 2014, after approval by the Council of Ministers, the President of Egypt, Abdul ...

Topic: Armed forces; National security
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Law Students Protest Ban on Being Hired as Prosecutors (October 31, 2014) by George Sadek

On October 20, 2014, a group of law students who had been denied positions in Egypt's ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Education; Judiciary; Constitution
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Draft Law Regulating the Relationship Between Employees and Employers During Strikes (October 08, 2014) by George Sadek

On October 4, 2014, representatives of Egypt's Ministry of Labor held a number of meetings with ...

Topic: Civil rights and liberties; Labor; Labor-management relations
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Presidential Decree Enhances Punishments Against Legal Persons and Individuals Receiving Foreign Funding (September 26, 2014) by George Sadek

On September 21, 2014, President Abdal Fatah al Sisi of Egypt issued Presidential Decree No. 128 ...

Topic: Civil rights and liberties; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code; Human rights
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Rape and Sexual Assault Suspects Referred to Criminal Court (June 19, 2014) by George Sadek

On June 12, 2014, Egypt's General Prosecutor ordered the referral of seven individual suspects for trial ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Presidential Decree Amending the Law on Money Laundering to Combat Terrorism (May 20, 2014) by George Sadek

On May 13, 2014, Egypt's Interim President, Adly Mansour, issued a decree amending Law No. 80 ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Money laundering; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Petition from Muslim Brotherhood Rejected (May 12, 2014) by George Sadek

In an official statement issued on May 8, 2014, the International Criminal Court (ICC) announced that ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; International organizations; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Egypt; International Criminal Court

Ministry Points Out Right of Appeal for Convicted Muslim Brotherhood Members (May 01, 2014) by George Sadek

The criminal court of Egypt's Al Minya Province recently sentenced the Supreme Guide of the Muslim ...

Topic: Capital punishment; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Egypt

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Last updated: March 25, 2015