Showing posts with label justice. Show all posts
Showing posts with label justice. Show all posts

Friday, June 1, 2018

Catalan Government Sues Rajoy Over Abuse of Power

Catalan Government Sues Rajoy Over Abuse of Power
New Catalan leader Quim Torra has filed a lawsuit against Mariano Rajoy, who was ousted as Spain's prime minister earlier on Friday, and his deputy Soraya Saenz de Santamaria over abuse of power.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Judge: Trump can't block Twitter users over political beliefs

Trump can't block Twitter users over political beliefs
A federal judge in New York decided Wednesday that President Donald Trump can't block people who disagree with him from his @realDonaldTrump Twitter account.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Spanish Supreme court upholds rebellion, corruption charges against Puigdemont, former cabinet

Spanish Supreme court upholds rebellion, corruption charges against Puigdemont, former cabinet
Spanish Supreme Court Judge Pablo Llarena has confirmed in a new judicial order that charges of rebellion, misuse of public resources and civil disobedience against former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont and 24 members of his cabinet would be upheld.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

US court: Iran must pay $6bn in damages to victims of 9/11 attacks

Iran must pay $6bn in damages to victims of 9/11 attacks
A US judge has ruled that Iran must pay over $6b in compensation to the victims of 9/11 terror attacks in the United States, aljazeera website reported Tuesday.

Monday, January 22, 2018

Spain's Supreme Court rejects request to arrest Catalan ex-president

Spain's Supreme Court
Spain's Supreme Court rejected a request by prosecutors to reactivate an arrest warrant for deposed Catalan president Carles Puigdemont in Denmark on Monday.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Ousted Catalan leader in Brussels to apply for political asylum: media

Ousted Catalonian president Carles Puigdemont
Ousted Catalonian president Carles Puigdemont, as well as five of his advisers, is in Belgium, amidst speculation he could apply for political asylum, local media reported on Monday.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Israeli PM's wife to be charge with misuse of public funds

Sara Netanyahu
Israel's Attorney General told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife, Sara Netanyahu, that she will be indicted for fraudulently receiving items worth 115,000 dollars, according to a report late on Thursday.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Colonisation : la justice israélienne «dépasse toutes les limites» selon le patriarche de Jérusalem

l'hôtel Petra
L'Eglise grecque-orthodoxe de Jérusalem a dénoncé une récente décision de la justice israélienne autorisant une organisation nationaliste juive d'acquérir des biens appartenant à l'Eglise dans la vieille ville de Jérusalem.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

US court throws out Blackwater murder conviction

usa Blackwater firm
A U.S. appeals court on Friday threw out the first-degree murder conviction of a former Blackwater contractor who was sentenced to life in prison for his role in the killings of at least 17 Iraqi civilians in 2007.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Egypt jails scores for life over 2011 protests

Tahrir square
An Egyptian criminal court on Tuesday sentenced 43 activists to life in prison in connection with violence in 2011 following the removal of former President Hosni Mubarak in a popular uprising, judicial sources said.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Appeals court says Dutch partially liable for Srebrenica deaths

A Dutch appeals court has confirmed that the Netherlands was partly liable for the deaths of about 300 Muslims who were expelled from a Dutch UN base after the surrounding area was overrun by Bosnian Serb troops.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Four on trial in Hungary over murder of 71 refugees

Four men have gone on trial in Hungary charged with murdering 71 refugees found suffocated to death in the back of a lorry at the height of Europe's migrant crisis in 2015.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Chile judge sentences 106 intelligence agents for kidnappings

A judge in Chile sentenced 106 former intelligence agents for their role in the kidnapping and murder of 16 leftist activists during the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Egyptian Court Jails 56 over Migrant Boat Shipwreck

An Egyptian court sentenced 56 people to prison on Sunday over the capsizing of a migrant boat that left over 200 people dead last year, judicial sources said.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Egypt court confirms Mubarak's acquittal of killing protesters

An Egyptian top court issued a final verdict on Thursday confirming acquittal of former President Hosni Mubarak of the charges of being responsible for killing protesters who joined the 2011 uprising that ended his three-decade rule, official MENA news agency reported.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Trump fires acting attorney general for refusal to enforce 'extreme vetting' order

President Donald Trump has fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates, making Dana Boente, the US Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia the new acting attorney general.

Monday, January 23, 2017

Greek court postpones extradition request for 8 Turkish servicemen

Greece's Supreme Court postponed on Monday a ruling on the extradition request for eight Turkish servicemen to Thursday, the Greek national news agency AMNA reported.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.