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Egypt jails prominent blogger and activists for breaking protest law
By D.B. Hirsch February 23, 2015 9:30 pm - NewsBehavingBadly.com
CAIRO, Egypt — Alaa Abdel Fattah, one of the most prominent voices of Egypt’s 2011 revolution, has been sentenced to five years in prison for violating a protest law deemed “ draconian” by rights groups. He was sentenced alongside more than a dozen other activists and a student linked to a protest against a constitutional reform…