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Mubarak’s life term tossed

Egypt orders retrial for ex-leader, aide, acquitted police

Posted: January 14, 2013 at 4:56 a.m.

Egyptian supporters of ousted former President Hosni Mubarak celebrate after an appeal of Mubarak’s life sentence was granted by a court in Cairo on Sunday.

Egyptian supporters of ousted former President Hosni Mubarak celebrate after an appeal of Mubarak’s life sentence was granted by a court in Cairo on Sunday.

An Egyptian court Sunday ordered a retrial of ousted President Hosni Mubarak, granting an appeal of the former autocrat’s life sentence for failing to prevent the killing of nearly 900 protesters during the 2011 uprising that ended his rule.

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