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September Hearings


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Date Details
1 - September
2018
  • Resuming investigations with Sameh Seoudi of the Eid Detainees

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    Resuming investigations with Sameh Seoudi pending case no. 1305 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group in achieving its objectives, financing a terrorist group and participating in a criminal agreement for the purpose of committing a terrorist act

  • ISIS

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 30

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, providing the group with funds, weapons and explosives, providing information and safe havens to its members, committing crimes targeting churches, Christian citizens and vital installations of the state and receiving militarty training at ISIS camps in Syria and Libya.

    From the 14 August 2018 hearing to due to the inability to bring the defendants

  • Retrial of defendants in the case known as "The Black Block"

    The Military Court in Cairo, Retrial of defendants

    Charges: Establishing two groups: the Black Block Battalion, the National Alliance to Support Legitimacy (NASL), contrary to the provisions of the law, whose purpose is to call for the disruption of the provisions of the Constitution and the law, to prevent state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their duties, attacking freedoms and public rights guaranteed by law and harming social peace and national unity using terrorism as the means for those two groups to achieve their goals

    From 5 August 2018 session for the verdict

  • ISIS Upper Egypt

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 66

    Charges: Establishing, assuming leadership and joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, the purpose of which is to call for disrupting the provisions of the constitution and laws, preventing state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their duties, attacking citizens’ personal freedom and harming national unity and social peace

    From the 4 June 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleading

2 - September
2018
  • Media Production City Incidents

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Participating with others in a gathering intended to commit crimes against people and public property and displaying force and violence

    From the 4 July 2018 hearing for the attendance of the original lawyer

3 - September
2018
  • Detention renewal of Eid detainees

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 7

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group in achieving its objectives, financing a terrorist group and participating in a criminal agreement for the purpose of committing a terrorist act.

    Detention renewal in case no. 1305 of 2018 State Security

  • Retrial of defendants in "The advanced operations cell" case

    The Military Court, number of defendants 4

    Charges: Planning to assassinate a number of military and political figures, targeting military and police facilities, establishing a group contrary to the provisions of the law, and possessing weapons without a license.

    From 27 August 2018 session

  • Detention renewal of blogger Wael Abbas, journalist Adel Sabry and others

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 5

    Detention renewal of journalists Adel Sabry, Mohammed Abu Zeid and Islam Gomaa and bogger Wael Abbas and Moamen Hassan pending case No. 441 of 2018 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Trial of the defendants accused in the case known as "Please Abdo No"

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 28

    First court hearing session

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, promoting by means of publishing the goals of the group and spreading false news.

  • ISIS Giza Cell

    The Military Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 48

    Charges: Establishing a terrorist organization under the name of the terrorist ISIS Province, belonging to that group, the killing of two public servants and attempted murder

    From 27 August 2018 session for extending the sentencing

  • The assassination attempt of the assistant public prosecutor

    The Military Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 304

    Charges: Establishing and leading a terrorist gang, killing army officers, police officers, clerics, members of the judiciary and prosecutors.

    From the 27 August 2018 session for the defense pleadings.

  • The dispersal of al-Nahda sit-in

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 16

    Charges: Gathering with the purpose of intimidating and spreading horror among people, resisting police personnel in charge of dispersing the gathering, intentional destruction and vandalism of buildings and public property, cutting roads, murder, attempted murder, joining a gang that resisted public authorities in the implementation of laws using weapons, possession of firearms and ammunition without a license, possession of cold weapons, thuggery and display of force

    From the 2 July 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings.

  • The lawsuit to close maximum security prison "al-Aqrab" (Scorpio)

    Administrative Judiciary Court

    Lawsuit for the closure of “al-Aqrab” Scorpio maximum security prison and the distribution of inmates to other prisons

    From the 26 June 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict.

4 - September
2018
  • Retrial procedures of a defendant in "Atfih Violence Incidents" case

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Breaking into and arson of Atfih police station, attempted murder, forming an armed gang equiped with weapons, ammunition, Molotov cocktails and shotguns with the objective of assaulting police forces at Atfih police station

  • Retrial procedure of a defendant in the "Arson of Kafr Hakim Church" case


    Giza Criminal Court, Police Academy, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, possession of firearms and ammunition, attempted murder, arson of a religious facility and cutting the public road

  • Detention renewal of the subway detainees

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 3

    The detention renewal of the subway detainees pending case no. 718 of 2018 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and incitement to gathering and demonstration

  • Detention renewal of Mohammed Shaaban Mustafa

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Mohammed Shaaban Mustafa pending case no. 585 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law.

  • Detention renewal of journalist Shorouk Amgad

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Journalist Shorouk Amgad pending case no. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of journalist Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of journalist Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim pending case no. 205 of 2015 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news

  • Detention renewal of Hazem Abdel Azim

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Hazem Abdel Azim pending case no. 734 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law.

  • Challenging the decision to block al-Araby website

    State Council, Administrative Court

    First session after the Committee of Commissioners’ Report has been submitted

  • Supporters of Jerusalem

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 213

    Charges: Establishing and assuming leadership of a terrorist group, aimed at disrupting the provisions of the Constitution and laws, spying for a foreign organization represented in Hamas the military wing of the organization of the Muslim Brotherhood, destruction of state institutions, premeditated murder and attempted murder and possession of automatic weapons, ammunition and explosives.

    From the 28 August 2018 hearing to hear the witnesses

  • Detention renewal of Dr. Gamal Abdel Fattah and others

    The Criminal Court

    Detention renewal of Dr. Gamal Abdel Fattah and others pending case no. 482 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Establishing a terrorist group, joining a terrorist group and promoting the ideas of that group

  • Taking pictures of Belbeis Air Base

    Charges:  Murder of the deputy sheriff of Faisal police station in Suez, planting an explosive device next to Renaissance cinema in Suez, targeting army vehicles on the Egypt-Iran route, targeting the gas line at Suez Petroleum Company, killing soldiers of the armed forces in charge of protecting Aswan – Badr Suez road, targeting a ship in the canal, and monitoring the police department in Banha, monitoring the Faculty of Police in Abasiya, monitoring the 101st Battalion in North Sinai, theft of Bhatim post office, monitoring the security points in the Ismailia canal, monitoring some members of the Abshoui station in Fayoum, arson of an officer’s car in Atfih, arson of the Mobinil tower at Qarni village in Atfih and another Mobinil tower in Arab Ashrafieh Atfih, stealing one of the cars of Amino company and the Alf Maskan post office, and monitoring the garage of the metro in Shoubra

    From the 7 August 2018 hearing to continue the deliberations.

  • Retrial of one defendant in Dokki Violence Incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, retrial of one defendant

    Charges: Establishing a group contrary to the provisions of the law, gathering, display of force, murder and attempted murder, possession of firearms, explosives and Molotov, trespassing on private and public property and thuggery..

    From the 4 August 2018 hearing to hear the witnesses

5 - September
2018
  • Detention renewal of the subway detainees

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 2

    The detention renewal of the subway detainees pending case no. 718 of 2018 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and incitement to gathering and demonstration

  • Detention renewal of journalist Mervat al-Husseiny

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    Detention renewal of journalist Mervat al-Husseiny pending case no. 441 of 2018 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Trial of Human Rights Lawyer Khaled Ali

    Dokki Appellate Misdemeanors Court, North Giza Court

    Charges: Committing an indecent act in public

    From the 6 June 2018 hearing for the attendance of the plaintiff in person

  • The assassination attempt against Sisi

    The Military Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 292

    Charges: Murder, attempted murder, stealing public and private property and destruction of public and private property.

    From the 29 August 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings.

  • Retrial of a defendant in al-Nozha violence incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, Retrial of one defendant

    Charges: Gathering, trespassing on private and public property and thuggery

    From the 4 August 2018 hearing to hear the witnesses

  • Shia Sedition incidents

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 5

    Retrial Procedures

    Charges: Gathering with the motive of murder and possession of weapons

    From the 4 June 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict.

6 - September
2018
  • Retrial of one defendant in Dokki Violence Incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, retrial of one defendant

    Charges: Establishing a group contrary to the provisions of the law, gathering, display of force, murder and attempted murder, possession of firearms, explosives and Molotov, trespassing on private and public property and thuggery..

    From the 4 September 2018 hearing for the attendance of the defense

  • Retrial of defendants in Maadi violence incidents

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 3

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, gathering, display of force, threatening to use violence, intentional destruction of public and private property, intimidating citizens, and demonstrating without permission

    From the 4 June 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict.

  • Spying for Hamas

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 24

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, leadership of a terrorist group and espionage for a foreign country.

    From the 9 August 2018 hearing to hear the prosecution witnesses

  • Corruption of the Ministry of Interior (MoI)

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 11

    Charges:  Seizing public funds in the ministry and the deliberate squandering of more than two billion Egyptian pounds between 2000 and July 2011

    From the 6 August 2018 hearing to hear the prosecution’s statements

8 - September
2018
  • Retrial of defendants in the case known as "The Black Block"

    The Military Court in Cairo, Retrial of defendants

    Charges: Establishing two groups: the Black Block Battalion, the National Alliance to Support Legitimacy (NASL), contrary to the provisions of the law, whose purpose is to call for the disruption of the provisions of the Constitution and the law, to prevent state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their duties, attacking freedoms and public rights guaranteed by law and harming social peace and national unity using terrorism as the means for those two groups to achieve their goals

    From the 1 September 2018 hearing for extending the sentencing.

  • Taking pictures of Belbeis Air Base

    Eastern Military Court, number of defendants 170

    Charges:  Murder of the deputy sheriff of Faisal police station in Suez, planting an explosive device next to Renaissance cinema in Suez, targeting army vehicles on the Egypt-Iran route, targeting the gas line at Suez Petroleum Company, killing soldiers of the armed forces in charge of protecting Aswan – Badr Suez road, targeting a ship in the canal, and monitoring the police department in Banha, monitoring the Faculty of Police in Abasiya, monitoring the 101st Battalion in North Sinai, theft of Bhatim post office, monitoring the security points in the Ismailia canal, monitoring some members of the Abshoui station in Fayoum, arson of an officer’s car in Atfih, arson of the Mobinil tower at Qarni village in Atfih and another Mobinil tower in Arab Ashrafieh Atfih, stealing one of the cars of Amino company and the Alf Maskan post office, and monitoring the garage of the metro in Shoubra

    From the 4 September 2018 hearing for extending the sentencing for continuing deliberations.

  • Lawsuit to require The Minister of the Interior to disclose the whereabouts of a citizen

    Administrative Court, State Council

    Lawsuit to require The Minister of the Interior to disclose the whereabouts of a citizen

    From the 9 July 2018 session

  • Trial of anchor Azza al-Hennawy

    The Disciplinary Court, State Council, held at Abbasiya Court

    Charges: Conducting an interview on a channel hostile to the state, insulting state institutions and insulting the president of the republic on social networking websites

    From the 26 July 2018 session

  • The dispersal of Rabaa Sit-in

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 739

    Charges: Establishing and leading a group contrary to the provisions of the law, gathering, murder and attempted murder, possession of weapons without a license and thuggery

    From the 27 July 2018 session pending the opinion of the Mufti and sentencing the remaining defendants

  • Detention renewal of journalists Hossam al-Suefi, Ahmed Abdelaziz and others

    The Criminal Court

    Detention renewal of Islam Ashry and journalists Hossam al-Suefi and Ahmed Abdelaziz pending case no. 977 of 2017 State Security

    Charges: Joining a terrorist group established contrary to the provisions of the law, participating with a group and spreading false news.

  • Retrial procedures of 4 defendants in the Cabinet incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Academy, number of defendants 4

    Charges: Gathering, demonstration without notification, destruction of public and private property and arson.

    From the 14 August 2018 hearing to due to the inability to bring the defendants

  • Trial of the defendants accused of killing Afrotto

    Cairo Criminal Court, Abdeen Court, number of defendants 2

    Charges: Beating to death and unlawful detention of a person.

    From the 11 August 2018 hearing for the defense pleadings.

  • Trial of activist Amal Fathy

    Maadi Misdemeanors Court, Maadi Court, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Broadcasting and spreading false news and statements

    From the 11 August 2018 session for informing the defendant and fulfilling the defense requests

  • Trial of Shady Abu Zeid over insulting and offending a judicial policeman

    Kasr el-Nile Misdemeanors Court, Abdeen Court, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Using an offensive gesture to insult a judicial policeman on duty and verbally insulting a judicial policeman on duty..

    From the 14 July 2018 hearing for the documents and memos.

9 - September
2018
  • The assassination of the former Public Prosecutor Hesham Baraka

    Court of Cassation, number of defendants 67

    Charges:  Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law with the objective of disrupting the Constitution and the laws. The Public Prosecution charged them with premeditated murder, attempted murder, possession of firearms and possession of ammunition.

    From 26 August 2018 session

  • Breaking into Egyptian prisons

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 28

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, infiltrating the country illegally, possession of firearms and ammunition

    From 19 August 2018 session

  • Trial of Safwat al-Sharif and his two sons over illicit gains

    Cairo Criminal Court, New Cairo

    Safwat al-Sharif, former chairman of the Shura Council and his two sons on charges of illicit gains.

    From the 13 August 2018 hearing for extending the sentencing.

  • The claim of unconstitutionality of article 375 bis and article 375 bis (a) of the Penal Code

    The Supreme Constitutional Court, Commission of Commissioners

    The claim of unconstitutionality of article 375 bis and article 375 bis (a) of the Penal Code added by Legislative Decree No. (7) of 2011, known as the thuggery articles

    From 13 August 2018 session

10 - September
2018
  • Menya violent incidents

    The Military Court in Assiut, number of defendants 3

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, incitement to violence and riots, and destruction of public facilities following the dispersal of Rabaa and al-Nahda sit-ins.

  • Retrial of a defendant in Mohammed Mahmoud incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Killing a police deputy in Mohamed Mahmoud Street, trespassing on public and private property, display of force, gathering and demonstrating without permission

    From the 27 August 2018 hearing for the attendance of the defendant

  • Detention renewal of human rights lawyer Haitham Mohammadeen

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of lawyer Haitham Mohammadeen pending case no. 718 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and inciting to protest.

  • Imprisonment renewal of journalist Abdelrahman al-Ansary

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, one defendant

    The imprisonment renewal of journalist Abdelrahman al-Ansary pending case no. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of Mohammed Adel

    South Mansoura Court, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law. and spreading false news.

    Detention renewal of Mohammed Adel in case No. 4118 of 2018 Aga administrative.

  • Retrial of defendants in "The advanced operations cell" case

    The Military Court, number of defendants 4

    Charges: Planning to assassinate a number of military and political figures, targeting military and police facilities, establishing a group contrary to the provisions of the law, and possessing weapons without a license.

    From 3 September 2018 session

  • Breaking into Manawat checkpoint

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 6

    Charges: Joining a terrorist group the goal of which is to call for the disruption of public order, putting the safety, interests and security of society in danger, obstructing the provisions of the Constitution and the laws, preventing State institutions and public officials from carrying out their duties, violating personal freedom of citizens, freedoms and public rights, and damaging national unity and social peace.

    From the 13 August 2018 hearing for the prosecution statement

  • Trial of judges Assem Abdel Gabbar and Hisham Raouf

    The Disciplinary Court, Cairo Appeal Court

    Their trial against the backdrop of participating in preparing a law against torture.

    From the 22 July 2018 session

11 - September
2018
  • Retrial of a defendant in al-Omraneya violence incidents

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Academy, retrial of one defendant

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, gathering, display of force, vandalism of public and private property and facilities and posession of firearms and ammunition.

    From 4 August 2018 session

12 - September
2018
  • The assassination attempt against Sisi


    The Military Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 292

    Charges: Murder, attempted murder, stealing public and private property and destruction of public and private property.

    From the 5 September 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings.

  • Detention renewal of Mohammed Ibrahim Oxygen and Sherif al-Rouby

    The Criminal Court

    The detention renewal of Mohammed Ibrahim Oxygen and Sherif al-Rouby pending case no. 621 of 2018 State Security.

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of Journalist Zaynab Abu Ouna

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Journalist Zaynab Abu Ouna pending case no. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of activist Amal Fathy

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Amal Fathy pending case no. 621 of 2018 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of journalist Badr Badr Mohammed

    The Criminal Court

    The detention renewal of journalist Badr Badr Mohammed pending case no. 316 of 2017 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law.

  • Appealing the non-jurisdiction of the court that issued the decision to close the BBC office

    Urgent Matters Appeal Court

    Consideration of the appeal against the non-jurisdiction of the urgent matters court to close the BBC office

    From the 25 July 2018 session for review.

15 - September
2018
  • Detention renewal of journalists Hossam al-Suefi, Ahmed Abdelaziz and others

    The Criminal Court

    Detention renewal of Islam Ashry and journalists Hossam al-Suefi and Ahmed Abdelaziz pending case no. 977 of 2017 State Security

    Charges: Joining a terrorist group established contrary to the provisions of the law, participating with a group and spreading false news.

    From the 8 September 2018 hearing to due to the inability to bring the defendants

  • Detention renewal of Usama Ismail

    North Giza Prosecution, North Giza Court of First Instance, one defendant

    The detention renewal of Usama Ismail pending case no. 7996 of 2018 Imbaba Administrative

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news Insulting the President

  • Appeal against suspending the LTC channel from the air

    Administrative Court, State Council

    Appeal against the decision of the High Council for Media Regulation to suspend LTC channel from the air

    For prnouncing the verdict

  • ISIS

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 30

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, providing the group with funds, weapons and explosives, providing information and safe havens to its members, committing crimes targeting churches, Christian citizens and vital installations of the state and receiving militarty training at ISIS camps in Syria and Libya 

    From the 1 September 2018 hearing to hear the witnesses

  • Imprisonment renewal of Amr Ali

     

    • The Criminal Court

    The detention renewal Amr Ali pending case no. 473 of 2014 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law 

  • Retrial of Ahmed Douma in the Cabinet incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Gathering, possession of cold weapons and Molotov, assaulting members of the armed forces and the police, the arson of the scientific compound, attacking other  government buildings, including the Cabinet of Ministers, the Parliament and the Shura Council and attempting to storm the headquarters of the Ministry of Interior with the intention of setting it ablaze.

    From the 13 August 2018 hearing for the defense pleadings.

  • Trial of Gamal and Alaa Mubarak over manipulating the Stock Market

    Cairo Criminal Court, the Police Academy

    Trial of Alaa and Gamal Mubarak, the sons of former President Hosni Mubarak, and others over committing irregularities in the sale of the National Bank

    From the 19 May 2018 session for the experts’ report

16 - September
2018
  • Appeal of the defendants in The Cabinet incidents' case

    Court of Cassation, convened at the High Court, number of defendants: 53

    The first hearing of the challenge of the verdict in the case of the Cabinet of Ministers incidents’ case

  • Detention renewal of Shady Abu Zeid

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Shady Abu Zeid pending case no. 621 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news 

  • Detention renewal of Islam Refaei AKA "Khorm"

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement

    Detention renewal of Islam al-Refai AKA “Khorm” pending case no. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a terrorist group and spreading false news.

  • Retrial procedures for defendants in al-Fath Mosque incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 35

    Charges: Murder and attempted murder with the intention of carrying out acts of sabotage, gathering, thuggery, vandalism of public and private facilities, possession of automatic firearms, birdshot guns, ammunition and explosives, cutting off the roads, disruption of public transport and endangering the safety of its passengers.

    From the 5 July 2018 hearing for the defense pleadings.

17 - September
2018
  • The assassination attempt of the assistant public prosecutor

    The Military Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 304

    Charges: Establishing and leading a terrorist gang, killing army officers, police officers, clerics, members of the judiciary and prosecutors.

    From the 10 September 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings

  • Detention renewal of journalist Mohammed Abu Zeid

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement

    The detention renewal of journalist Mohammed Abu Zeid pending case no. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Retrial of defendants in "The advanced operations cell" case

    The Military Court, number of defendants 4

    Charges: Planning to assassinate a number of military and political figures, targeting military and police facilities, establishing a group contrary to the provisions of the law, and possessing weapons without a license.

    From 10 September 2018 session

  • Retrial of the former Minister of Irrigation over the Ayyat land case

    Giza Criminal Court, number of defendants 1

    Retrial of Mohammed Nasr el-Din Allam the former Minister of Irrigation 

    Charges: Facilitating for a company the seizure of 26 thousand feddans in the area of Ayyat, causing a waste of public funds worth 37 billion and 128 million Egyptian pounds 

    From 19 August 2018 session

  • Matareya violence incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 30

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, murder and attempted murder, possession of firearms, gathering and committing acts of violence in the area of Matareya.

    From the 14 August 2018 hearing to due to the inability to bring the defendants

  • Popular resistance committee in Kerdasa

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Academy, number of defendants 70

    Charges: From the first to the eleventh defendants along with unknown others established the “Popular Resistance Committee in Nahia and Karadasa” to disrupt the provisions of the constitution and the law and to prevent state institutions from carrying out their duties. The defendants from the twelfth to the sixty-ninth and a deceased and other unknown persons joined the group with their knowledge of its purposes. The 12th, 13th, 14th and 21st murdered “Gamal Attallah” deliberately and premeditatedly because they thought he was cooperating with the security forces, and the ninth defendant Mohammed Abdul Latif Hanafi on January 25, 2015 and another unknown murdered Salah al-din Ahmed Hammam, believing he was chasing them to arrest them after fleeing the scene of the crime of setting fire to the local city council of Kerdasa.

    From the 25 June 2018 session

18 - September
2018
  • Detention renewal of journalist Mervat al-Husseiny

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement

    Detention renewal of journalist Mervat al-Husseiny pending case no. 441 of 2018 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of Eid detainees

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement

    The detention renewal of Moatassem Marzouk, Raed Salama, Yehia al-Qazzaz and Sameh Seoudi pending case No. 1305 of 2018 State Security.

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group in achieving its objectives, financing a terrorist group and participating in a criminal agreement for the purpose of committing a terrorist act.

  • Detention renewal of blogger Wael Abbas, journalist Adel Sabry and others

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement

    Detention renewal of blogger Wael Abbas, Moamen Hassan and journalists Adel Sabry and Islam Gomaa pending case No. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Participating with a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

19 - September
2018
  • Matareya violence incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 30

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, murder and attempted murder, possession of firearms, gathering and committing acts of violence in the area of Matareya.

    From the 17 September 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings

  • Detention renewal of Mohammed Shaaban Mustafa

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Mohammed Shaaban Mustafa pending case no. 585 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law.

  • Detention renewal of journalist Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of journalist Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim pending case no. 205 of 2015 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of Hazem Abdel Azim

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Hazem Abdel Azim pending case no. 734 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law.

  • Retrial of a defendant in al-Omraneya violence incidents

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Academy, retrial of one defendant

    Charges: Joining a group contrary to the provisions of the law, gathering, display of force, vandalism of public and private property and facilities and possession of firearms and ammunition

    From the 11 September 2018 administrative.

  • Trial of Human Rights Lawyer Khaled Ali

    Dokki Appellate Misdemeanors Court, North Giza Court

    Charges: Committing an indecent act in public

    From the 5 September 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict.

  • Retrial procedure of a defendant in the "Arson of Kafr Hakim Church" case

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Academy, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, possession of firearms and ammunition, attempted murder, arson of a religious facility and cutting the public road

    From the 4 September 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict.

  • Trial of Zuhair Garana over the licensing of tourism companies

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants: One defendant

    Charges: Obtaining for others profit and public benefit with no right by means of his position, issuing licenses for the creation and establishment of tourism companies, contrary to the ministerial decisions issued by him to stop issuing such licenses, and severely harming the interests of others by refraining from accepting the requests of some owners of companies.

    From the 20 June 2018 hearing to restart the defense pleadings.

20 - September
2018
  • Lawsuit to disqualify the court in the "Manipulation of the stock exchange" case

    Cairo Appeal Court, convened at the High Court

    Lawsuit to disqualify the court in the “Manipulation of the stock exchange” case, in which Gamal and Alaa Mubarak are accused.

  • Bombing High Pressure Cell

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 45

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, carrying out terrorist operations targeting security personnel, judges, armed forces and vital buildings, possession of explosives, disturbing public peace, terrorizing citizens and possession of weapons and ammunition.

    From the 28 August 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings.

22 - September
2018
  • ISIS

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 30

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, providing the group with funds, weapons and explosives, providing information and safe havens to its members, committing crimes targeting churches, Christian citizens and vital installations of the state and receiving militarty training at ISIS camps in Syria and Libya.

    From the 15 September 2018 hearing to continue hearing the witnesses

  • Taking pictures of Belbeis Air Base

    Eastern Military Court, number of defendants 170

    Charges:  Murder of the deputy sheriff of Faisal police station in Suez, planting an explosive device next to Renaissance cinema in Suez, targeting army vehicles on the Egypt-Iran route, targeting the gas line at Suez Petroleum Company, killing soldiers of the armed forces in charge of protecting Aswan – Badr Suez road, targeting a ship in the canal, and monitoring the police department in Banha, monitoring the Faculty of Police in Abasiya, monitoring the 101st Battalion in North Sinai, theft of Bhatim post office, monitoring the security points in the Ismailia canal, monitoring some members of the Abshoui station in Fayoum, arson of an officer’s car in Atfih, arson of the Mobinil tower at Qarni village in Atfih and another Mobinil tower in Arab Ashrafieh Atfih, stealing one of the cars of Amino company and the Alf Maskan post office, and monitoring the garage of the metro in Shoubra

    From the 8 September 2018 hearing for extending the sentencing.

  • Trial of activist Amal Fathy

     

    • Maadi Misdemeanors Court, Maadi Court, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Broadcasting and spreading false news and statements

    From the 8 September 2018 for the documents.

  • Retrial procedures for the defendants accused in "Nasr City Incidents II" case

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 2

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and attempted murder.

    From the 28 August 2018 hearing to hear the witnesses

  • Detention renewal of journalist Mohammed al-Husseiny

    The Criminal Court

    Detention renewal of journalist Mohammed al-Husseiny pending case no. 915 of 2017 State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and spreading false news.

  • Attacking the "Three Pyramids Hotel"

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Academy, number of defendants 26

    Charges: Leadership of a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, providing the group with funds and weapons, attacking the “Three Pyramids” hotel, possession of firearms and ammunition, gathering, using force against the police and vandalizing property.

    From the 7 August 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings

  • al-Arab Police Station Incidents

    Port Said Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants: 68

    Charges: Establishing and taking leadership of a terrorist group, assaulting security forces, breaking into al-Arab police station and possession of weapons and ammunition without a license.

    From the 22 July 2018 hearing for opening the exhibits.

  • The appeal of Hassan Malek and others against the decision to place them on a terrorism list

    Court of Cassation, convened at the High Court, number of defendants: 56

    Consideration of the appeal against placing their names on terrorism lists in case No. 721 of 2015 Supreme State Security, registered as No. 3 of 2017 petition for placement on terrorism lists.

    From the 14 July 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict

  • Lawsuit to challenge the constitutionality of the last paragraph of Article 26 of Law 394 of 1954

    The Supreme Constitutional Court

    Lawsuit to challenge the constitutionality of the last paragraph of Article 26 of Law 394 of 1954 with regard to weapons and ammunition after being replaced by Article 1 of Decree Law 6 of 2012 with the exception of the application of the provisions of Article 17 of the Penal Code

    From the 3 June 2018 hearing for the defense pleadings.

23 - September
2018
  • Detention renewal of the subway detainees

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 4

    The detention renewal of the subway detainees pending case no. 718 of 2018 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and incitement to gathering and demonstration

  • Alexandria's Municipality Bribe

    Cairo Criminal Court, Fifth settlement, number of defendants 7

    Charges: Committing the crimes of soliciting and receive financial bribes by a public official to perform one of his duties, to mishandle one of his tasks, and forging and using an official document

    From the 9 August 2018 hearing to continue the hearing of witnesses

  • al-Adwa incidents

    Menya Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 683

    Charges: Breaking into, stealing and arson of a police station, killing a police sergeant, breaking into the agricultural administration, the veterinary unit, and the civil registry, following the dispersal of Rabaa and al-Nahda sit-ins..

    From the 29 July 2018 hearing, referral of one defendant to the Mufti and handing down the verdict

  • The oppressed of downtown

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 120

    Charges: Protesting without notice, gathering, murder and attempted murder, and possession of explosives

    From the 30 July 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings.

24 - September
2018
  • The assassination attempt of the assistant public prosecutor

    The Military Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 304

    Charges: Establishing and leading a terrorist gang, killing army officers, police officers, clerics, members of the judiciary and prosecutors.

    From the 17 September 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings

  • Retrial of defendants in Nasr City incidents

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 8

    Charges: Participating with others in the gathering of more than 5 people that endangers public peace, with the intention to commit acts of encroachment on public and private property.

    From the 27 August 2018 for the documents.

  • Imprisonment Renewal of Islam Abdel Gayed

    The Criminal Court

    The detention renewal of Islam Abdel Gayed pending case no. 977 of 2017 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law.

  • Retrial procedures for a defendant in the case known as "Basateen violent incidents"د

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 1

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, protesting without authorization, trespassing on public and private property and disturbing public peace.

    From the 12 August 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict.

  • Appeal of the defendants in "The Kerdasa Massacre"

    Court of Cassation, convened at the High Court, number of defendants: 135

    Appeal of the defendants against the sentence handed down by the 11th chamber of Cairo Criminal Court.

    From the 9 July 2018 hearing for extending the sentencing.

25 - September
2018
  • Detention renewal of Shady al-Ghazali Harb

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement

    The detention renewal of Shady al-Ghazali Harb pending case no. 621 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and spreading false news.

  • Appealing the detention order of Sherif al-Roubi

    Cairo Criminal Court

    Appealing the detention order of Sherif al-Roubi pending case no. 621 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and spreading false news.

  • Appealing the detention order of video editor Ahmed Tareq AKA "Arnoub"

    Cairo Criminal Court

    Appealing the detention order of video editor Ahmed Tareq pending case no. 467 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Appealing the detention order of blogger Wael Abbas

    Cairo Criminal Court

    Appealing the detention order of blogger Wael Abbas pending case no. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Participating with a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Supporters of Jerusalem

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 213

    Charges: establishment and leadership of a terrorist group aimed at disrupting the provisions of the constitution and laws, and engaging with a foreign organization, Hamas, the military wing of the Muslim Brotherhood, the destruction of state facilities, premeditated murder, attempted murder and possession of weapons, ammunition and explosives.

    From the 18 September 2018 hearing to hear the witnesses

  • Helwan Microbus cell

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 32

    Charges: Joining a terrorist group established contrary to the provisions of the law and the constitution, possession of weapons and explosives, carrying out a number of terrorist operations, the murder of police officers, the assassination of an officer and seven police deputies from Helwan police station, carrying out terrorist operations in al-Muneeb district, murder of Brigadier General Ali Fahmi “Head of al-Muneeb traffic unit” and the cadet accompanying him, setting his car on fire, assassination of police deputy Ahmed Fawy “from the Giza Traffic Department force” in the Almrazik checkpoint, armed robbery at Helwan Post Office, and stealing 82 thousand Egyptian pounds on 6 April 2016.

    From the 13 August 2018 hearing to continue the defense pleadings

26 - September
2018
  • Detention renewal of activist Amal Fathy

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Amal Fathy pending case no. 621 of 2018 Supreme State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Imprisonment renewal of journalist Abdelrahman al-Ansary

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, one defendant

    The imprisonment renewal of journalist Abdelrahman al-Ansary pending case no. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of human rights lawyer Haitham Mohammadeen

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of lawyer Haitham Mohammadeen pending case no. 718 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Participating with a terrorist group and inciting to protest.

  • Breaking into Egyptian prisons

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 28

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, infiltrating the country illegally, possession of firearms and ammunition

    From the 9 September 2018 hearing to hear the testimony of the former Minister of Interior Habib al-Adly

  • Detention renewal of journalists Ahmed Bayoumi and Mahmoud Mabrouk

    The Criminal Court

    The detention renewal of journalists Ahmed Bayoumi and Mahmoud Mabrouk pending case no. 977 of 2017 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news.

  • Detention renewal of journalist Hisham Jaafar

    The Criminal Court

    The detention renewal of journalist Hisham Jaafar pending case no. 720 of 2015 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and receiving international bribe.

  • Trial of anchor Youssef al-Husseiny

    6th of October Criminal Court, convened at Abbassiya Court, one defendant

    Charges: Libel and insulting Justice Ahmed al-Zind and insulting the judiciary

    From the 26 July 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict

  • The appeal of Badei and others on the decision to place them on terrorist entity lists

    Court of Cassation, convened at the High Court, number of defendants: 35

    The decision to place them on terrorist entity lists in the “Rabaa Operations Room” case.

    From the 9 May 2018 hearing for handing down the verdict.

27 - September
2018
  • Helwan Brigades

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 215

    Charges: Assuming leadership of a group established contrary to the provisions of the law, the purpose of which is to call for disrupting the provisions of the constitution and laws, preventing state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their duties, attacking citizens’ personal freedoms and the public rights and freedoms provided for by the constitution and harming national unity and social peace

    From the 28 June 2018 hearing for the prosecution statement

29 - September
2018
30 - September
2018
  • Detention renewal of Journalist Zaynab Abu Ouna

    State Security Prosecution, Fifth Settlement, number of defendants 1

    The detention renewal of Journalist Zaynab Abu Ouna pending case no. 441 of 2018 State Security

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and spreading false news