Cairo: Egypt's top appeals court Thursday overturned death sentences earlier given to leading Islamists, including the supreme guide of the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, Mohammad Badie, and ordered a retrial
According to AFP, Judge Ahmed Abdel Kawy adjourned the retrial
, "to take necessary measures and procedures to move the trial to a suitable place and bring the defendant.
was postponed this January after his lawyers won a motion for one of the judges to recuse herself.
, the second for Mubarak over the protester killing case, was scheduled for Nov.
Fahmy was handed a temporary new Canadian passport by the Canadian ambassador before the start of the retrial
CAIRO - An Egyptian appeals court on Wednesday overturned death sentences of 33 alleged Islamist supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi and ordered a retrial
, state media and their lawyer said.
Now that a retrial
has been ordered, judicial sources say Mubarak could walk free as no convictions remain against him.
But the Scottish Government said suspects could face retrial
if new evidence emerged.
Abdel Fattah, a well-known secular figure in the 2011 revolt that ended Hosni Mubarak's rule, and 24 fellow activists had been freed on bail last month pending a retrial
after the presiding judge in their case stepped aside, Reuters reported.
During today's session, Public Prosecution took a 'unanimous' decision to postpone the retrial
due to "incomplete" listing of causes of the verdicts for each defendant.
Judge Hiroaki Murayama, revoked the death sentence and ordered his release pending the retrial
A Japanese man, who has been on death row for 46 years, has now been granted a retrial
by a local court, reported human rights NGO Amnesty International.
Lord Justice Morgan made his comments at the end of a retrial
in the High Court sitting in Birmingham between well-known businessmen Laurence Reddy and Allan Sartori over a piece of pavement outside the Rocket Club in Broad Street.
22 ( ANI ): An Egyptian court has decided to adjourn the retrial
of former President Hosni Mubarak to Nov.
Amanda Knox, the American student accused of the 2007 murder of her British roommate, will not return to Italy for a retrial