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'Eye Sniper,' Girl Protesters: Egypt's Tale of Two Trials

Two high-profile Egyptian trials, both arising from years of turbulent protests, have delivered sharply contrasting sentences in the space of just a few months.   In March, a policeman was convicted of shooting at protesters, deliberately aiming at their eyes, during demonstrations in November 2011. The man dubbed the 'eye sniper' was sentenced to three years in prison.   This week, 21 women and teenage girls were found guilty of obstructing traffic during a...

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