Baidani Files Case Against 26 September Weekly [Archives:2000/46/Local News]

November 13 2000

The West Capital Secretariat Court held on Sunday the first hearing sitting on a case filed by Dr. Abdulrahman al-Baidani, the PM after 26 revolution in 1962. The hearing was attended by plaintiff al-Baidani and lawyers of defendants from the 26 September Weekly newspaper.
The case was filed against Abdulkarim Kasem Saeed, journalist and Ahmad Mohammed al-Jabali, Managing editor of 26 September newspaper, who charged him of being an illegitimate son. The Press and Publication Prosecution has referred the case to the court after finishing investigation with Brigadier General Ali Hassan al-Shater, chief editor, Managing Editor and the journalist.
At the end of the hearing session Dr. al-Baidani presented to the jury of the court documents that prove his being a legitimate son of his father.