[JURIST] President-elect of Egypt Mohamed Morsi was sworn in [press release] Saturday at the Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) [offical profile] before the General Assembly of the court. In his speech, Morsi vowed that Egypt would continue on the right path toward democracy: "Today, Egypt has become a modern, constitutional and civilian State." He also said he would work to ensure the three branches of government, the executive, legislative and judicial branches, remain independent of each other. Following his inauguration, Morsi...

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