CAIRO - 13 December 2017: The Criminal Court of El Nozha sentenced the Egyptian singer Shima and director of her clip "Andy Zrouf" (I Have Issues) to two years in prison and fined them LE 10,000 each for incitement to debauchery
and publishing an anti-public chastity video.
"She will face trial (for incitement to debauchery
)," he added
She was jailed for four days after the music video was deemed an "incitement to debauchery
On 2 September, the same court sentenced a student to a six-year imprisonment and an EGP 300 fine for allegedly "practising debauchery
"Whether they were waving a rainbow flag, chatting on a dating app, or minding their own business in the streets, all these debauchery
arrest victims should be immediately released," said Sarah Leah Whitson, the Middle East and North Africa director at Human Rights Watch.
We're going back to that time where debauchery
From my point of view, it does seem like a major promotion of debauchery
A court in January acquitted 26 men accused of acts of debauchery
in a public bathhouse after a television show said it was a gay meeting place.
But Gruder's film, which airs this week on Israeli television to coincide with the holiday, makes a strong case that beneath the debauchery
lies a deeper devotion.
But one judge has said the judge has said the move will "spark a surge move will "spark a surge in debauchery
CAIRO -- An Egyptian appeals court on Saturday upheld the conviction of eight men for ''inciting debauchery
'' for appearing in an alleged same-sex wedding video, but reduced their sentences from three to one year in prison, a court official said.
Homosexuality is not specifically banned under Egyptian law and the men were initially accused of debauchery
. That charge was dropped after an invasive anal exam of the men showed that they did not have receptive anal sex.