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  7/3/2014, Tammuz 5, 5774

Egypt: Morsi's Son Given Jail Over Drug Charges

An Egyptian court on Wednesday sentenced the son of ousted president Mohammed Morsi and one of his friends to a year in prison for possession of drugs.

Abdullah Morsi, 20, along with his friend, was arrested in the Qalioubiya province in northern Cairo for possessing two cigarettes stuffed with hashish in March this year.