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Egypt - Courts & Law
12/13/2023 1:46:03 PM
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi signed on Tuesday Law 185 of 2023 to amend some provisions of the penal code to impose stricter penalties for sexual harassment.

Egypt - Politics
11/12/2023 3:50:25 PM
Egypt's parliament – the House of Representatives – gave final approval Sunday to new government-drafted amendments to the penal code toughening penalties for sexual harassment and bullying crimes.

Arts & Culture - Screens
5/4/2023 9:52:07 PM
Celebrities in Morocco have launched a social media campaign to highlight violence and discrimination against women, as the North African country mulls reforming its penal code.

Egypt - Politics
5/3/2023 6:00:00 PM
The Egyptian Cabinet has approved amendments to the Penal Codeand Child Law, including measures to counter sexual harassmentand bullying, according to a statement by the Cabinet.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
2/7/2023 10:09:41 PM
Egypt needs to amend the penal code to impose tougher penalties on female genital mutilation and child marriage.

Egypt - Courts & Law
11/22/2021 10:32:41 PM
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has ratified a law amending some provisions of the penal code with regards to divulging state secrets.

Egypt - Politics
8/18/2021 10:16:01 PM

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
7/6/2021 10:10:56 PM
Parliament has approved more stringent sexual harassment penalties, reports Reem Leila

Opinion -
7/1/2021 12:44:00 PM
The political will of Egyptian women and girls triumphed again, on April 30, 2021, when President Sisi signed law no 10 of 2021 to introduce amendments to several provisions of the penal code to toughen the penalty for FGM

Egypt - Politics
1/27/2021 4:55:51 PM
Violence against women violates Article 11 of the Egyptian constitution which ensures equality between men and women, Amal Salama said

Egypt - Politics
9/9/2017 12:40:47 PM
The court’s preliminary death verdict is scheduled to be referred to the country’s Grand Mufti for a consultative non-binding opinion, as per Egypt’s penal code

Egypt - Politics
7/29/2017 12:24:57 PM
The court’s preliminary death verdict is scheduled to be referred to the country’s Grand Mufti for a consultative non-binding opinion as per Egypt’s penal code

Egypt - Politics
11/8/2014 4:35:35 PM
Amendments from 2012 had barred judges from downgrading punishments for unlicensed weapons cases - which court says is unconstitutional

Egypt - Politics
9/23/2014 8:34:16 PM
Egyptian government expands reach of foreign funding article in penal code; changes could mean death penalty in some cases for public servants and could also place more restrictions on work of NGOs

Egypt - Politics
5/31/2014 6:30:16 PM
Article 98 of Egypt's penal code says anyone convicted of offending religion in any form can face up to six years in prison

Egypt - Politics
4/14/2014 5:43:53 PM
The new bill is reported to amend terrorism clauses in Egypt's penal code and stipulate harsher penalties for terrorism-related crimes

Egypt - Politics
4/9/2014 6:14:18 PM
Filling a gap in existing law, new provisions criminalising sexual harassment will be issued by Interim President Adly Mansour 'soon'

World - Region
10/23/2013 1:58:45 PM
Prosecutors continue to invoke a 1961 penal code to put dozens of protesters on trial before a military court on vague charges

World - International
10/22/2013 11:38:24 AM
Tough Sharia Penal Code introduced Tuesday has been in the works for years and is expected to be phased in in upcoming six months

World - Region
5/30/2013 3:09:04 PM
New penal code suggests that there may be other punishments besides stoning for those convicted of adultery

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