Pulic Title for the case: Ahmed Seif al Islam and others publishing false news 12106 year 2012 Helwan Misdemeanors

Type: misdemeanor

Case no.: no. 12106 year 2012 Helwan Misdemeanors

case year: 2012

Adverse: Public Prosecution

Representation: accusation authority

notes: the defendants were accused of publishing false news to defame the presidential candidate Ahmed Shafiq

 

First Verdict

Date:  4 \ 7 \ 2012

Judges: Mohamed Desouki – president

Court: Helwan

Department: …..

  1. of defendants: 55
Defendant name Verdict Crime Attending – in absentia
Ashraf Nabil Awad Ahmed Six months imprisonment with suspension of the penalty for three years and fining him with 200 L.E. Possession of imaging equipment without a license

and

Spreading false news that would disturb the public peace and harm the public interest

Attending
Ahmed Helmi Abdul Samad Abdullah Six months imprisonment with suspension of the penalty for three years and fining him with 200 L.E. Through the first defendant published false news Attending
Mohamed Younis Abdul Hafiz Mahmoud six months imprisonment with fining him of 200 L.E. and a bail of 1000 L.E. for penalty suspension and confiscation of equipments Through the first defendant published false news In absentia
Seif al Islam Abdul Fattah Hamad six months imprisonment with fining him of 200 L.E. and a bail of 1000 L.E. for penalty suspension and confiscation of equipments Through the first defendant published false news In absentia
Abdullah Hassan Moselhi al Sayed Acquittal Through the first defendant published false news – helping the third and fourth defendants to escape Attending

First Verdict text:

the court ruled in attendance of defendants no. 1, 2 and 5 and in absentia of defendants no. 3 and 4

first: to punish the first  and second defendants with six months imprisonment with fining each of them 200 L.E. and ordered to suspend the penalty for 3 years starting  from the issuance date of the verdict obliging them to pay the criminal expenses.

Second: to punish the third and fourth with six months imprisonment fining each of them with 200 L.E. and a bail of 1000 L.E. for temporary penalty suspension obliging them to pay expenses and confiscation of the seized equipments.

Third: the acquittal of the second defendant and referring the two civil suits to the competent court.