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EOHR demands the suspension of death penalty in Egypt

July 30th, 2018 by Editor

EOHR demands the suspension of death penalty in Egypt

On July 28th, 2018, Southern Cairo’s Criminal Court’s 28th circuit referred the names of 75 defendants in the case concerning the dispersal of the Raba’a Sit-in to the grand Mufti of Egypt in preparation to sentence them to death. The court will issue its final verdict on the 8th of September this year. It is worth mentioning that this is only the first phase of litigation and the court’s decision may be appealed. Read the rest of this entry »

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