Maintenance. We are currently updating the site. Please check back shortly

Thomson Reuters Foundation

Inform - Connect - Empower

Egypt court says to hear case against Mursi's decree on Dec 4

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Mon, 26 Nov 2012 13:53 GMT
Author: Reuters
Tweet Recommend Google + LinkedIn Email Print
Leave us a comment

CAIRO, Nov 26 (Reuters) - A Cairo administrative court has set a first hearing for Dec. 4 in a case challenging President Mohamed Mursi's decree granting him extra powers, the court said in a statement on Monday.

The case was brought by lawyers and activists, a court source said.

Other moves by Mursi have been challenged in the courts during Egypt's turbulent transition, and sometimes multiple challenges have been made over his actions.

We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can flag it to our editors by using the report abuse links. Views expressed in the comments do not represent those of the Thomson Reuters Foundation. For more information see our Acceptable Use Policy.

comments powered by Disqus
Most Popular
LATEST SLIDESHOW

Latest slideshow

See allSee all
FEATURED JOBS
Featured jobs