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Egypt Court Orders Release of Mubarak's Sons Pending Retrial

An Egyptian court ordered the release of the sons of ousted president Hosni Mubarak on Thursday pending a retrial, their lawyer said, as rare protests erupted days before the anniversary of the 2011 uprising that toppled the autocrat. Lawyer Farid el-Deeb said the order for the release of Alaa and Gamal Mubarak should mean they immediately walk free. The Cairo Criminal Court said in a document explaining its ruling that the two men had already served the maximum permitted time of 18...

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