Richard Blanco was released on April 6. He still faces trial, and is obliged to present himself in court every 15 days. He cannot leave the country without the court's permission, and cannot speak to journalists about the trial. He has declared that he will be a candidate in the elections to the National Assembly in September.
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Egypt: Do Not Challenge Acquittal of Witnesses to Killing (UA 80/15)
Prominent women’s human rights defender Azza Soliman is due in court on 4 July, along with 16 others who witnessed the police killing of a left-wing activist. All risk up to five years’ imprisonment and a fine of up to 50,000 Egyptian pounds.