French family to sue Egyptian police over death

A French family has announced its intention to sue the Egyptian police for failing to prevent the death of a French national in custody.

French family to sue Egyptian police over death

World Bulletin / News Desk

The family of Eric Lang, a French citizen who was beaten to death by inmates after he was arrested and taken to police station in Cairo, will sue the Egyptian policeforce.

The family accused the Egyptian Interior Minister and the Commissioner of the Kasr El Nil police station of "negligent manslaughter and intentional violence that caused death without intention to kill", for failing to prevent the Frenchman's death in September.

Last Mod: 26 Ekim 2013, 15:20
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