Latest in Tag: Court of Cassation
Egypt’s Court of Cassation upholds death penalty to 3 Muslim Brotherhood leaders
Court reduced death penalty on 31 others in same case to life imprisonment, rejected appeals made by others
Sarah El-Sheikh
June 14, 2021
Egypt’s Court of Cassation to provide its services online
Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amr Talaat said that the protocol aims to develop the system of judicial and administrative work using the latest technologies in accordance with international standards.
Daily News Egypt
December 1, 2020
Court of Cassation upholds 3-year sentence for Mubarak-era Information Minister
In July 2020, the Court of Cassation ordered El-Sherif, who held office under former President Hosni Mubarak, to be held in custody pending the hearing for an appeal he filed against a three-year prison sentence.
Bassant Mohammed
September 15, 2020
Court upholds adding 154 defendants to terrorist list
Egypt’s Court of Cassation upheld on Tuesday the Cairo Criminal Court’s previous ruling to add 154 defendants to the terrorist list. They defendants were accused of forming a group in violation of the law, planning to train militant groups in order to kill police and army personnel, and attacking Christians. The case is called ‘Hasm …
Daily News Egypt
March 27, 2019
Court of Cassation sentences 27 police officers to 3 years in prison
Defendants accused of illegal strike, disrupting work, inciting violence
Daily News Egypt
March 15, 2019
President approves ‘terrorist entities’ law
New law becomes effective as of Wednesday, according to article 10 of the law
Nourhan Fahmy
February 24, 2015
Egypt’s judiciary – by the government, for the government
In turn, Head of the Supreme Judiciary Council Judge Mohamed Abdelrahim said the president stood by judges against “attempts of intervention from some countries that wanted to comment on some verdicts they didn’t like and asked not to enforce them”.
Daily News Egypt
January 21, 2015
Leaks allege government intervention in judicial proceedings
Presidency, Ministry of Defence officials purportedly seek to influence Abu Zaabal police van case
Adham Youssef
December 28, 2014
New appeal date set in grisly prisoner transfer case
37 inmates suffocated to death in police van, four officers had guilty verdict overturned in June
Daily News Egypt
December 2, 2014
Sabry Helmy Nakhnoukh’s appeal rejected
Nakhnoukh’s 28 year prison sentence for crimes relating to drugs, forgery, and unlicensed weapons is upheld
Daily News Egypt
November 3, 2014
Morsi’s presidential spokesperson sentenced to 6-month imprisonment
Defendant is accused of assisting former prime minister in evading authorities and of joining terrorist organisation
Daily News Egypt
November 1, 2014
Court overturns Ahmed Ezz’s 37-year sentence
Cassation court overturns criminal court ruling of Mubarak-era steel tycoon
Joel Gulhane
December 14, 2013
Abdel Meguid Mahmoud back in office
Hassan: Abdel Meguid Mahmoud will secure the independence of the judges
Daily News Egypt
July 4, 2013
Court rejects former prosecutor general’s appeal against dismissal
Former prosecutor’s request for a report will be ruled on 21 July
Daily News Egypt
June 25, 2013
Suleiman criticises lowered age limit of judges
Minister of Justice Ahmed Suleiman speaks about proposed amendments to the Judiciary Law
Basil El-Dabh
May 19, 2013
Court of Cassation judges reject Justice Conference
The Court of Cassation judges’ decision comes a few hours after the Judges’ Club announced it is boycotting the conference
Hend Kortam
May 16, 2013
Court rejects appeal of ‘Camel Battle’ verdict
Court of Cassation rules that the verdict acquitting 24 Mubarak-era figures of killing protesters stands
Emily Crane
May 8, 2013
ECESR sues prosecutor general and cassation court chief justice
The Egyptian Centre for Economic and Social Rights is requesting the lifting of judicial immunity for officials who failed to release pardoned detainees
Ahmed Aboulenein
April 29, 2013
Court of Cassation accepts El-Adly appeal in profiteering case
The former Minister of Interior was sentenced to 12 years in prison and fined EGP 14m over charges of profiteering, abuse of power, and money-laundering
Ahmed Aboulenein
March 17, 2013
Public Fund Prosecution after Al Zend: Update
The chairman of the Judges’ Club is accused of illegally procuring lands on Egypt’s Mediterranean coast
Daily News Egypt
February 7, 2013
Mubarak to be retried
Ousted President Hosni Mubarak, his Interior Minister, and six aides to be retried
Basil El-Dabh
January 13, 2013
Mubarak appeal adjourned
Appeal at Court of Cassation for Hosni Mubarak and Habib Al-Adly postponed till 13 January
Liliana Mihaila
December 23, 2012
Mubarak men to get retrial
Ex-minister of information and ex-head of state TV to receive a retrial after conviction on corruption charges
Liliana Mihaila
December 17, 2012
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