Court of cassation

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the highest court of appeal in France, which has power to quash (Casser) or reverse the decisions of the inferior courts.

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Contract award notice: Legal advice, Assistance and representation services for cnaf before the conseil d~tat and the court of cassation
The pair's decrees were regarding new appointments at the Military Court of Cassation and Hammoud appointed Judge Ghassan Khoury as state prosecutor of the court responsible for felonies, and Judge Wael Hasan as state prosecutor of the Military Court of Cassation responsible for misdemeanors, the state-run National News Agency reported.
This came as HM the King today at Sakhir Palace received President of Court of Cassation, Vice-President of Supreme Judicial Council (SJC), Chancellor Abdulla bin Hassan Al-Buainain, accompanied with judges Abdulaziz Farahat and Shareef Shadi, who were appointed by a royal order to the Court of Cassation.
Abou El-Ela was the deputy president of the Court of Cassation and one of the three candidates nominated by the Supreme Judicial Council for the position.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO- 21 June 2017: Mohamed El Gendy, the lawyer for former minister Habib al-Adly, revealed to Youm7 that al-Adly is legally obliged to be present at the Court of Cassation during the appeal's hearing, otherwise the court shall be entitled to reject his appeal and issue a final verdict against the charges of misusing funds from the Ministry of Interior.
CAIRO, May 20 (KUNA) -- The Egyptian Court of Cassation on Saturday upheld a previous ruling that designated as terrorists former president Mohammad Morsi and the General Guide of the Muslim Brotherhood Group Mohammad Badi' as well as 24 senior members of the group.
The question whether an award was deemed to be against public policy was recently considered by the Dubai Court of Cassation in Civil Appeal For Cassation No.
TAP) - Egypt's Court of Cassation overturned on Tuesday a life sentence against deposed President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood and ordered a retrial in the case that revolves around accusations of espionage with Palestinian group Hamas.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Egypt's Court of Cassation has sustained the appeal of former President Mohamed Morsi and a number of leaders of the Muslin Brotherhood movement over death sentence on the case of jailbreak in January 2011 and involvement in mass riots, the local television said on Tuesday.
The Court of Cassation said the hearings were adjourned until March 2 to allow time to bring the 88-year-old leader to the court or providing an "appropriate" alternative venue for the retrial.
She then went to the Court of Cassation, where she admitted to taking the medicine but denied stealing it as her employer claimed.
The Court of Cassation said that it was denying the expats' appeal, which means the men will have to serve out the sentences handed down last year.