Egypt: Court overturns cop’s conviction in killing of protester

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February 14, 2016
Chattanooga Times Free Press    
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"Egypt's highest appeals court on Sunday overturned the conviction of a police officer sentenced to 15 years in prison for the killing of a female protester in a January 2015 shooting captured on video and photos. Cassation Court Judge Taha Qassim also ruled that a new trial be held for the officer, Yassin Hatem Salah Eddin, who was convicted and sentenced in June last year for premeditated manslaughter." (02/14/16)  


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