|Manu||Date: Sunday, 13-January-2013, 8:39 PM | Message # 1|
The Egyptian courts have accepted former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak's appeal over his life sentence and ordered a retrial.
He was ousted from power following a revolution in Egypt in 2011.
Mubarak and his former Interior Minister were jailed over the deaths of anti-government protesters.
Judge Ahmed Ali Abdel Rahman said:
"The court has ruled to accept the appeal filed by defendants Hosni Mubarak and Habib Ibrahim el Adli and orders a retrial."