Former Advocate General Philippe Bilger acquitted in defamation case

Prosecuted for defamation by the magistrate Philippe Courroye for his book “The Wall of Cons“, Philippe Bilger was released, Tuesday, June 21, by the 6th chamber of the criminal court of Lyon, specializing in press affairs. Read alsoPhilippe Bilger: “We are witnesses to the total disintegration of justice” The judges considered that the former Advocate … Read more

Dog owners furious with environmentalists

Hen or rooster? This is often what we hear when we get a spikelet. In Lyon, we rather ask ourselves: cat or dog? Activists from the BICALY collective denounce the proliferation of spikelets, which are very harmful to urban animals, due to the city’s ecological policy. The City of Lyon and the Metropolis, in accordance … Read more

he steals a lawyer’s wallet and uses her bank card

The facts date back to last April. On the 26th of the month, a man went to a lawyer’s office located rue Juliette-Récamier, in the 6th arrondissement of Lyon. He took advantage of a moment of inattention from the latter to steal his wallet which contained several bank cards. Subsequently, the suspect was able to … Read more

the couple accused of having already hidden around thirty remains near Lyon in 2020

The couple, accused of having concealed 62 corpses of cats in a freezer or in flowerpots in the Loire, acted in recidivism. According to Le Progrès, the SPA of Lyon had discovered in March 2020 around thirty corpses of cats and the remains of a dog, in the freezer of a house in Villette-d’Anthon, in … Read more

a memorial for the billions of animals killed erected in Old Lyon

This Sunday, for the first time Lyon will host the NARD, National Animal Rights Day. This annual day commemorates “the billions of animals that have been abused and killed during the year by humans, in factory farms, slaughterhouses, fur farms, laboratories, hunting grounds, circuses, zoos, rodeos, etc.” From 2 p.m., in front of the Saint-Jean … Read more

Tanzania lifts wildlife export ban

Tanzania has lifted its ban on the export of wild animals, in place for six years to protect mammals and birds from this East African country. “The government has conducted an assessment of live wildlife exports since the ban and has lifted the ban.» Traders will have six months, from June 6 to December 5, … Read more

he steals a spare key and robs the restaurant

The first facts date back to April 4. During the day on Monday, a young man entered a restaurant located rue Henri-IV in the 2nd arrondissement of Lyon to steal a duplicate key. In the evening, once the establishment closed, he returned to steal the entire contents of the cash register. He also took care … Read more

prison sentence for the theft of grands crus in restaurants

Four men were sentenced Tuesday, May 31 to prison terms by the Annecy Criminal Court (Haute-Savoie) in a case of thefts of great wines in restaurants, including the Auberge du Père Bise, two stars in the Michelin Guide. Read alsoHow do diamond thieves dispose of their loot after a robbery? The establishment of chef Jean … Read more

prison sentence for the theft of grands crus in restaurants

Four men were sentenced Tuesday, May 31 to prison terms by the Annecy Criminal Court (Haute-Savoie) in a case of thefts of great wines in restaurants, including the Auberge du Père Bise, two stars in the Michelin Guide. Read alsoHow do diamond thieves dispose of their loot after a robbery? The establishment of chef Jean … Read more

the imprisoned ex-president victim of “torture”, accuses his lawyer

The former President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili is the victim of “torture“While being denied access to the medical care he needs in prison, his lawyer accused Wednesday, April 20. “Under international law, failure to provide Saakashvili with proper medical care is a form of ongoing torturelawyer Nika Gvaramia said during a hearing in a Tbilisi … Read more