Egyptian court upholds death sentence against former president Morsi

By Heba Habib, Brian Murphy, June 16, 2015

CAIRO — An Egyptian court upheld a death sentence against former president Mohamed Morsi on Tuesday as it issued sweeping judgments against him and dozens of his Muslim Brotherhood allies.The court decisions mark the latest move by authorities to punish and discredit Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood, whose Islamist-­inspired government was ousted by the military in 2013.Read full article >>