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  6/1/2012, Sivan 11, 5772

Mubarak Verdict Due Out on Saturday

A court in Cairo is expected to announce the verdict in the trial of deposed Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak on Saturday. Mubarak is accused of responsibility for the killing of protesters against his regime, and a case of corruption also involving the interior minister of his time and his two sons.

Egyptian television has announced that it will have a live broadcast of the hearing, which will also include sentencing.