26 January 2013
Egypt: 21 Sentenced to Death in Port Said Massacre Case
Port Said Criminal Court sentenced to death 21 defendants in Port Said stadium massacre case.
The court said Saturday 26/01/2013 the sentences will be final once the Mufti of the Republic Ali Gomaa gives his opinion in this regard.
According to the Egyptian judiciary rules, the Mufti should be consulted before implementing a death sentence against any defendant.
Copyright © 2013 Egypt State Information Service. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com).
To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.
AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.
Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.