Hazem Salah Abu Ismail forging his mother’s nationality

Type: felony

Case no.: 9410 year 2013 Masr al Gadida crimes registered no. 888 year 2013 inclusive East Cairo

Case year: 2012

Adverse: Public Prosecution

Representation: accusaton authority

Notes: Forging his mother’s nationality during submitting his candidacy papers for presidential elections year 2012


First Degree Verdict

Verdict Date: 16th April 2014

Judges: Mohamed Sherin Fahmi – president

Hamada al Sayed al Sawi and Abdul Shafi al Sayed Othma – members

Court: Cairo Criminal Court

Department defendants no.: 1

Defendant Name Crime Verdict Attended – absentia
1 Hazem Salah Abu Ismail Forging in official papers Seven years in prison Attended

The court ruled in the attendance of the defendant:

to punish Hazem Mohamed Salah Abu Ismail known as Hazem Salah Abu Ismail with seven years in prison for what he was accused for and the confiscation of the forged document and obliged him to pay the criminal expenses