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Alaa Abdel Fattah ..a prisoner banned from reading

Activist Alaa Abdel Fattah, a software engineer, is serving a five-year prison sentence, in Torah Liman Prison. Abdel Fattah began serving his sentence in October 2014, after the Cairo Criminal Court ruled in February 2014,...

Joint Press Statement: — Al-Minya Mass Death Penalty: Wasted Justice and Mockery of Defendants...

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Lawsuit Against The Supreme Council Of Universities On Increasing Tuition Fees For Associate Students

Today , The Egyptian Center for Economic and Social Rights and The Association of Freedom of Thought and Expression challenged the decision of the supreme council of universities to increase tuition fees for associate...

Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression calls upon the State Council to Nullify...

The Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE) filed a lawsuit no. 47853 for the year 64 before the Court of Administrative Justice in Cairo challenging the administrative decision of the Minister of...

AFTE sues the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority for Imposing Restrictions on Collective SMSs.

Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE) filed the lawsuit no. 1430 or the 65th judicial year today before the Court of Administrative Justice (Investment Conflicts Department). This lawsuit is filed against the...

The Public Prosecutors Office Prevents Lawyers from Attending Questioning of Copts Accused in

On the evening of Wednesday 24 November 2010, at around 8:00 pm more than 30 lawyers went to the South Giza regional office of the public prosecutor to attend the questioning of those accused...

Administrative court stops the implementation of National Communication Agency decree to impose restrictions on...

Chaired by Judge Hamdi Yasin Okasha the administrative court today in case no 1430/65 ruled that implementation of National Communication Agency decree imposing restrictions on collective mobile text messages should be stopped. The Agency’s...

Legal analysis of the administrative court ruling regarding cancellation of the decree imposing restrictions...

Introduction On the 27th of November the Association for freedom of thought and expression (AFTE) won a case in front of the Cairo administrative court ordering the cancellation of the National Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (NTRA) decree...

Law suit to stop a TV series depicting the character of Joseph the prophet...

Yesterday AFTE intervened in lawsuit no. 8931/65 filed by some lawyers in front of the administrative court against the minister of mass media and others demanding a stop and cancellation of the decree permitting...

Human instinct and distortion Alber`s Saber letter from prison 2

I shall present to you my point of view on the basis of my experience in dealing and talking with people from different ages, cultures and places. I shall begin with a question to make...