his state of health “still very serious”, according to his lawyer

More than ten days after his assault in a prison by another inmate, Yvan Colonna’s state of health “is still very serious, he never came out of a coma”, said one of his lawyers, Me Patrice Spinosi. On France Inter, he explains that “hope (of a recovery, editor’s note) exists, but it is tenuous”, specifying … Read more

“At times, we are dented”, in the mind of a criminal lawyer

Reserved for subscribers Lawyer Sophie Obadia fears that the judicial institution will become the sounding board for societal debate, auguring violent justice. Portrait. Sophie Obadia is notably Richard Berry’s lawyer. By Laurence Neuer Published on 02/21/2022 at 12:00 p.m. – Modified 02/22/2022 at 3:07 p.m. Link copied Copy link EShe is a lawyer to the … Read more

Robert F. Kennedy Jr., the antivax lawyer attacking the pharmaceutical industry

PORTRAIT – A feared lawyer, JFK’s nephew has become the number one defender of vaccination. Best-seller across the Atlantic, his dependent book has just been translated into French*. The Kennedy brand is a business that works. A safe label, whose success is undeniable over time. Latest example: the media emergence of Robert Francis Kennedy Jr., … Read more

lawyers, on screen and in court

This is the story of a meeting. Militant, professional, friendly. Sylwia Gregorczyk and Michał Wawrykiewicz, two Polish lawyers, who barely knew each other, when they found themselves before the Supreme Court on July 23, 2017, in the midst of a demonstration for the independence of justice. → PORTRAIT. Poland: Igor Tuleya, rebellious judge despite himself … Read more

November 13 trial: tensions during the interrogation of Abdeslam, the defense lawyers leave the room – The trial of the attacks of November 13, 2015

Defense lawyers unanimously left the trial of the November 13 attacks on Tuesday to protest the court’s refusal to formally record the incidents that occurred during the very tense interrogation of the main accused Salah Abdeslam. Faced with the benches left empty by the defense, the president of the special assize court of Paris, Jean-Louis … Read more

“We lawyers do not want a communitarian, obscurantist justice”

The recent attempt to impose the wearing of the veil at the bar training school reveals the assumed Islamist proselytism of certain religious communities within the judicial institution. More and more incidents are thus emerging, unacceptable breaches that damage our profession and our republican justice. Today, they appear on the training benches of future lawyers. … Read more