Since Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi took power in 2013, the list of Egyptians forcibly disappeared, unjustly detained, or held in pre-trial detention has grown. Journalist Ruth Michaelson explores Egypt’s pliant justice system and the geopolitics that enable the state to lock away alleged opposition members without ever seeing a judge.
Research Article|June 01 2016
Justice Delayed: Egypt’s Illegal Use of Pre-Trial Detention
World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 82-89.
Ruth Michaelson; Justice Delayed: Egypt’s Illegal Use of Pre-Trial Detention. World Policy Journal 1 June 2016; 33 (2): 82–89. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/07402775-3642572
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