TOPIC child law
Innocence behind bars: The fate of Egypt’s minors at the mercy of criminal and military courts
Mahmoud Wakea | Mada Masr looked into 35 cases of minors who have appeared before criminal and military courts
Proving paternity: A prolonged struggle for thousands of Egyptian mothers
Mai Shams El-Din | For mothers who choose to file paternity lawsuits, proceedings can take years
Sexual assault of 3-year-old exposes school, legal failures
Passant Rabie | The mother of a three-year-old boy raped by a 36-year-old security guard at a private school in Nasr
Minors caught up in political turmoil
Mai Shams El-Din | A group of students were protesting in front of Mansoura University last year, amid the heavy crackdown
Lawyer: At least 2 dozen minors among those sentenced in military case last week
Court ruling obliges authorities to register children from customary marriages