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Court receives first lawsuit against postponing army votes

Cairo's Administrative Court received its first lawsuit demanding the Shura Council revoke its decision to postpone army members' right to...

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Egyptian court rejects lawsuit demanding amnesty for Mubarak and his family

The State Council’s Administrative Court on Tuesday rejected a lawsuit calling for a referendum to grant amnesty to former President...

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Trial of officers accused of killing protesters adjourned to 7 February

The Giza Criminal Court on Tuesday adjourned to 7 February the trial of 13 policemen accused of killing protesters outside...

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Trial of Jordanian spy adjourned to Thursday

Egypt’s Emergency State Security Court on Monday adjourned the trial of a Jordanian citizen accused of spying for Israel after...

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Court enables detained blogger to vote in elections

Egypt's administrative court delivered a verdict on Saturday that enables detained blogger Alaa Abd El Fattah to vote in the...

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Detained blogger seeks right to vote from jail

An Egyptian human rights center on Thursday filed a lawsuit to demand that detained activist and blogger Alaa Abd El...

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Ruling in favor of police: Armed attack warrants self-defense

Security personnel have the right to defend themselves against attacks on police stations, which is considered a public institution, said...

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Court repeals ruling barring former NDP members from running in elections

The Supreme Administrative Court on Monday repealed a Mansoura Administrative Court ruling barring former members of the disbanded National Democratic...

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Brotherhood pursues NDP remnants

The Muslim Brotherhood has filed a lawsuit, requesting that former members of the Mubarak’s now-dissolved National Democratic Party be banned...

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Military council laws above judicial authority, says court

An administrative court has turned down a lawsuit requesting the annulment of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces' (SCAF)...

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Ministry reveals 'secret' bank accounts of civil society groups

The Cairo Court of Appeal on Thursday accepted a memo submitted by two judges on behalf of the Ministry of...

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Lawsuit aims to deprive Mubarak of visits and phone calls

A lawyer has filed a lawsuit demanding that former President Hosni Mubarak be denied various privileges while in detention, including...

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Court postpones case on expats' right to vote

The Administrative Court has postponed the case of Egyptian expats who were supposed to vote in upcoming parliamentary elections to...

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Egyptian court approves new political parties

The Supreme Administrative Court on Monday approved applications to form the Jama’a al-Islamiya’s Building and Development Party and the New...

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