[JURIST] An Egyptian criminal court in Cairo convicted former president Hosni Mubarak [JURIST news archive] Wednesday of embezzling millions of dollars of public money. The court sentenced [NYT report] Mubarak to three years in prison. His sons, Gamal and Alaa, were sentenced to four years in prison for their role in the embezzling scheme. The three men were ordered by the court to pay USD $20 million in repayments and fines. According to prosecutors, over an eight-year period ending in...

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