- At its meeting held on Sunday 20/09/2015 military court of “north of Cairo” sentenced“ Marwan El-sayed ” first year student at the Faculty of Science, Ain Shams University for ten years, and that after the arrest of more than a full year.
The security forces had arrested the student arbitrarilyon January 25, 2014 where he was presented to the South court on behalf of Banha, which referred him to military trial on February 14 2015 in Case No. 4392 for the year 2014 known as the events of “Bahteem”.
The Student arbitrary arrest came contrary to article 54 which states: ” Personal freedom is a natural right, shall be protected and may not be infringed upon. Except for the case of being caught in flagrante delicto, it is not permissible to arrest, search, detain, or restrict the freedom of anyone in any way except by virtue of a reasoned judicial order that was required in the context of an investigation, every person whose freedom is restricted shall be immediately notified of the reasons therefore; shall be informed of his/her rights in writing; shall be immediately enabled to contact his/her relatives and lawyer; and shall be brought before the investigation authority within twenty four (24) hours as of the time of restricting his/her freedom.’