The Administrative Court cancelled President Morsi’s decree to hold elections for the People’s Assembly. As such, the Supreme Elections Committee postponed the announced electoral schedule indefinitely. The law was referred
The Shura Council approved and President Morsi signed a law which calls for elections for a new People’s Assembly. The law was modified previously by the Supreme Constitutional Court. While
The private newspapers Al-Watan, Al-Tahrir, Youm7, Al-Wafd, and others ran the same headline: “No to dictatorship” in an expression of opposition to the newly passed constitution. About 5,000 protesters continue
Supporters of President Muhammad Morsi surrounded the Supreme Constitutional Court today, protesting an impending ruling on the work of the recently-concluded constitutional assembly. The judges accused protestors of seeking to prevent them
Newly-elected president Muhammad Morsi threatened a confrontation with the military. On July 9, Morsi ignored a decision of the Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) and revoked an order by Field Marshal
The Supreme Constitutional Court ruled to dissolve the parliamentary People’s Assembly today, declaring that one-third of the body was elected in an unconstitutional manner with respect to Egypt’s 1971 constitution.
The Supreme Administrative Court struck down the newly elected Constituent Assembly today. The body’s formation was challenged under a 1994 Supreme Constitutional Court ruling which had been interpreted to forbid