Egypt's former President given death sentence
May 16 , 2015
Mohamed Morsy, the former President of Egypt who was convicted in a 2011 prison break, has been sentenced to death by a Cairo court. As per media reports, Morsy’s name has been sent to the Grand Mufti, who is the final legal authority in Egypt. The Mufti will have the final say on Morsy, along with more than 100 other defendants. The former President can appeal the sentence.