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Egypt court acquits Hosni Mubarak of protesters' killing

Cairo, March 2 (IANS) An Egyptian court issued a final verdict on Thursday confirming acquittal of former President Hosni Mubarak on the charges of being responsible for killing protesters who join

Mar 02, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

Egypt court cancels death penalty to 149 Brotherhood activists

Death sentences of 149 activists of the banned Muslim Brotherhood were revoked on Wednesday by Egypt's highest court which also ordered a retrial in the case in which the defendants were accused of killing 13 policemen and attacking a police station in 2013.

Feb 03, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

Egypt court set to rule in Jazeera reporters` trial

 An Egyptian court is set to rule Saturday in the retrial of three journalists with Al-Jazeera television`s English-language news channel whose two-year ordeal has sparked a global campaign for their release. 

Aug 29, 2015, 13:41 PM IST

Egypt court again postpones verdict in Jazeera reporters` retrial

 An Egyptian court on Sunday postponed for a second time its verdict in the retrial of three Al-Jazeera journalists, rescheduling it for August 29.

Aug 02, 2015, 14:47 PM IST

Egypt court sentences 11 to death over 2012 football riot

An Egyptian court Sunday sentenced 11 people to death after a retrial over a 2012 football stadium riot in the canal city of Port Said that left 74 people dead.

Apr 19, 2015, 15:08 PM IST

Egypt court releases two Al Jazeera journalists but case not dismissed

Two remaining Al Jazeera journalists, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed, were released from an Egyptian jail on Thursday after more than 400 days, but the court said the case against them was still pending.

Feb 12, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

Egypt court overturns death sentences of 33 Islamists

 An Egyptian appeals court on Wednesday overturned death sentences of 33 alleged Islamist supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi and ordered a retrial, state media and their lawyer said.

Feb 11, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Egypt sentences 230 activists to life in prison

An Egyptian court on Wednesday sentenced 230 activists to life in prison for taking part in clashes with security forces during the 2011 revolt that forced longtime autocratic ruler Hosni Mubarak to step down, in the heaviest sentence yet against non-Islamist protesters.

Feb 04, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

Egypt court upholds Muslim Brotherhood death sentences

A court in Egypt has upheld the death sentences of 183 Muslim Brotherhood supporters over a 2013 attack on a police station here.

Feb 02, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

Egypt court acquits 26 men in gay trial

An Egyptian court on Monday acquitted 26 men arrested in a televised raid last month by police looking for gays at a Cairo public bath house.

Jan 12, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

Egypt court sentences 25 Muslim Brotherhood members to life in prison

An Egyptian court has sentenced 25 Muslim Brotherhood members and supporters to life imprisonment for torching a police station in the country's northern Sharqiya Governorate.

Dec 31, 2014, 10:08 AM IST

Egypt court condemns 188 to death for police killings

An Egyptian court Tuesday condemned 188 people to death for murdering 13 policemen in August after security forces dispersed sit-ins by supporters of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, a judicial source said.

Dec 03, 2014, 00:39 AM IST

Egypt court designates IS as terror organisation

 A court in Cairo Sunday designated Islamic State (IS), also known as Daesh, as a terror group, a media report said.

Dec 01, 2014, 08:59 AM IST

Egypt court sentences life term to 24 Islamists for killing Sisi supporter

The 24 Islamists, who killed a taxi driver for putting president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi picture in his car, were sentenced life in prison by an Egyptian court on Monday.

Jun 23, 2014, 22:51 PM IST

Egypt court overturns conviction for Islamist prisoner deaths

An Egyptian appeals court on Saturday overturned the conviction of a policeman who was sentenced to 10 years in jail for the deaths of 37 prisoners from tear gas.

Jun 07, 2014, 20:36 PM IST

Egypt court acquits 169 Morsi backers of protest violence

An Egyptian court on Monday acquitted 169 supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi over protest violence last year, judicial sources said.

May 19, 2014, 21:04 PM IST

Egypt court jails more than 160 Brotherhood supporters

An Egyptian court jailed more than 160 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to up to 15 years in prison on Sunday, pressing a crackdown on the Islamist group before a presidential election former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to win.

May 18, 2014, 18:42 PM IST

Egypt court jails 79 Morsi supporters from five to ten years

An Egyptian court Wednesday sentenced 79 supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi to jail terms of between five and 10 years over their involvement in deadly clashes, judicial sources said.

May 14, 2014, 21:58 PM IST

Egypt court jails 42 Morsi backers for up to 15 years

An Egyptian court sentenced 42 supporters of deposed president Mohamed Morsi on Sunday to prison terms ranging from three to 15 years on violence-related charges, a judicial source said.

Apr 27, 2014, 19:17 PM IST

Egypt court bans Brotherhood members from polls

An Egyptian court today banned members of ousted president Mohamed Morsi`s Muslim Brotherhood from running in upcoming elections, a lawyer and state media said.

Apr 15, 2014, 20:16 PM IST