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The sentence was handed down during the retrial of Badie and 73 other defendants, on charges of inciting violence outside the Al-Arab Police Station in Port Said governorate. The event, which took place in August 2013, was dubbed in the media as the “Arab Police Station Case”.
The case dates back to 2013, when the defendants broke into a police station, seized weapons and killed two policemen in the Upper Egypt governorate of Minya, state-run Al-Ahram newspaper reported. They also set fire to police cars and documents, alongside helping 31 Islamists break free from prison.
Three further defendants handed sentences of 15-year imprisonment
The attack took place in January, leaving several injured
Defendants were involved in violent events in Helwan
Defence team appealed against in-presence sentences at Court of Cassation
Court ratifies 14 death sentences in “Operations Room” trial, defence to appeal
Presidential decree extends pre-trial detention period to 45 days for crimes punishable by death or life imprisonment with no maximum limit