The Hirak activists were supposed to hear the verdict on their final appeal on March 26, but the Casablanca Court of Appeals postponed it without reporting why.

Women shout during a protest against official abuses and corruption in the town of Al-Hoceima
Hirak protests. © REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal
Ahlam Ben Saga is a Cultural Studies graduate from university Mohammed V of Literature and Humanities in Rabat.