Mubarak Trial

  • Egyptian court frees Mubarak-era prime minister Nazif 21-06-2013 04:26 AM

    Cairo: An Egyptian court ordered the release of former Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif on Thursday because of a limit on pre-trial detention in a corruption case for which he had been held since the revolution that toppled Hosni Mubarak. Nazif, who still faces a retrial, is the highest-profile Mubarak-era official...
  • Egypt: Hosni Mubarak's retrial to begin on Saturday 12-04-2013 08:37 PM

    Cairo: Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's retrial for the killing of nearly 900 protesters during the revolution that ended his dictatorial regime is set to begin on Saturday in the deeply polarised country. 84-year-old Mubarak, his interior minister Habib al-Adly and six security chiefs will face trial for the killing...
  • Prosecutors to take stage Tuesday in Mubarak trial 03-01-2012 08:19 AM

    Cairo: The trial of Egypt's ousted President Hosni Mubarak will resume in earnest on Tuesday when judges begin hearing arguments from prosecutors, who say Mubarak and his co-defendants are to blame for the deaths of hundreds of protesters. Lawyers demanded on Monday that the head of Egypt's ruling military council,...
  • Cairo: Court postpones Mubarak trial till Dec 28 30-10-2011 06:13 PM

    Cairo: The trial of former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak in the killing of pro-democracy protesters has been postponed till the end of December over demands that the judges presiding over the case be replaced. The Cairo criminal court, headed by Counsellor Ahmad Refat, decided to postpone till December 28, the...
  • Egypt: Bed-ridden, caged, Hosni goes on trial 03-08-2011 07:33 PM

    Cairo: An ailing, 83-year-old Hosni Mubarak, lying ashen-faced on a hospital bed inside a metal defendants cage with his two sons standing protectively beside him in white prison uniforms, denied charges of corruption and complicity in the killing of protesters at the start of his historic trial on Wednesday. The...