Archive for September, 2012

Independent Monitoring Authorities within the New Egyptian Constitution

September 26th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) holds an open discussion workshop on “The Independent Monitoring Authorities within the New Egyptian Constitution”, on September 27, 2012, 10 am. Held at Pyramisa Hotel in Giza, the workshop will be attended by professors of law, parliamentarians, members of the National Constitutional Assembly, public figures, representatives of the Egyptian political parties and civil society organization. Read the rest of this entry »

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Army and Police Status within the new Egyptian Constitution

September 19th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) holds an open discussion workshop on “Army and Police Status within the new Egyptian Constitution”, on September 20, 2012, 12 pm. Held at Pyramisa Hotel in Giza, the workshop will be attended by the Egyptian army and police commanders, professors of law, parliamentarians, members of the National Constitutional Assembly, public figures, representatives of the Egyptian political parties and civil society organization. Read the rest of this entry »

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Imprisonment for six years

September 19th, 2012 by Editor

On Tuesdaym 18th of September the Court of Souhag issued a verdict that dictates the imprisonment of Beshoy Camil Kamel (aka Beshoy Al-Behery). The verdict came into being as a result of him insulting the Islamic religion and President Mohamed Morsi. The court ruled for the imprisonment of Beshoy for three years for scorning Islam and two years for reviling the President and one year for reviling the DA. Read the rest of this entry »

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Hidden Emergency Law

September 18th, 2012 by Editor

Draft bill being debated by the Egyptian cabinet is reminiscent of old Mubarak-era emergency law

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) reject the controversial draft bill, named the ‘protecting society from dangerous people’ bill, replicates the worst features of the widely-misused and now defunct emergency law. Read the rest of this entry »

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State governance system within the new Egyptian constitution

September 16th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) held an open discussion workshop on “the state governance system”, on September 13, 2012, 10 am. Held at Pyramisa Hotel in Giza, the workshop will be attended by professors of law, parliamentarians, members of the National Constitutional Assembly, public figures, representatives of the Egyptian political parties and civil society organization. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR asserts on the legitimacy of peaceful demonstrations, while asking for protecting diplomatic missions

September 13th, 2012 by Editor

EOHR expresses its deep concern over the exceeding violence in the Egyptian streets surrounding the American embassy, where the violence has erupted due to the protests over the prophet insulting movie, between the protesters and the security forces, in the surrounding of the American embassy. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR and ANHRI End Their Joint 3RD Workshop on “Freedom of Expression and Thought in the International Conventions, and the Libel Cases”

September 12th, 2012 by Editor

Cairo, 12th of September, 2012

The 3rd joint workshop between EOHR and ANHRI discussed the differentiation between freedom of expression and thought and the libel cases, where it included a deep discussion over the available definitions, restrictions and controls in the local and international conventions. Read the rest of this entry »

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State governance form within the new Egyptian constitution

September 12th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) holds an open discussion workshop on “the state governance form”, on September 13, 2012, 10 am. Held at Pyramisa Hotel in Giza, the workshop will be attended by professors of law, parliamentarians, members of the National Constitutional Assembly, public figures, representatives of the Egyptian political parties and civil society organization. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR Calls for the Prosecution of “Mansour El Khyia” killers

September 12th, 2012 by Editor

EOHR expresses its deep concern on the deliberated news on the finding of “Mansour El Khyia”, the former opponent and the board member at the Arab Organization for Human Rights (AOHR), buried at one of the villas of Tripoli, calling the Libyan government for the immediate investigation of the case, and the human rights organizations for the prosecution of the killers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Postponing the Lawsuit on Selecting the Chairmen of the Board of Directors of National Press Foundations by El Shura Council to the 2nd of October Session

September 8th, 2012 by Editor

The Administrative Court of the State Council postponed the appeal filed by EOHR, on the decision of selecting the Chairmen of the Board of Directors of National Press Foundations issued by El Shura council, to the 2nd of October hearing session, to present documents through which. Read the rest of this entry »

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