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

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

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

Six months firm against a seller of European goldfinches

A trafficker in European goldfinches, a protected species, was sentenced to six months in prison following his arrest at a flea market in Marseille. Read alsoSquats evacuated in Marseille: the sadness of a French scene The criminal court which ruled Thursday in immediate appearance also pronounced a ban for five years on the sale of … Read more

in Herat, the Taliban prohibit men and women from eating together in restaurants

Taliban authorities in the city of Herat, in western Afghanistan, have banned men and women from eating together in restaurants, including if they are married, we learned Thursday, May 12 from official source. Read alsoJean-Pierre Perrin: “The failure in Afghanistan is more serious than in Vietnam” SEE ALSO – In Afghanistan, the Taliban close girls’ … Read more

no sanction for the magistrate

No disciplinary action will be taken against the magistrate who had ordered the expulsion of a lawyer during a hearing in March in Aix-en-Provence, an incident which had caused a stir in the profession, indicated the Department of Justice in the Senate. Read alsoIn Aix-en-Provence, magistrates and lawyers at war “After having taken cognizance of … Read more

A Cuvier’s beaked whale discovered on a Corsican beach

A 6-meter, one-ton Cuvier’s beaked whale ran aground on a beach in Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio (Corse-du-Sud), we learned on Wednesday from the town and CARI association. Read alsoSeawater desalination creates too much pollution “She was seen drifting Monday and discovered yesterday (Tuesday) late morning in the town of Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio“, told AFP Catherine Cesarini, … Read more

A Cuvier’s beaked whale discovered on a Corsican beach

A 6-meter, one-ton Cuvier’s beaked whale ran aground on a beach in Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio (Corse-du-Sud), we learned on Wednesday from the town and CARI association. Read alsoSeawater desalination creates too much pollution “She was seen drifting Monday and discovered yesterday (Tuesday) late morning in the town of Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio“, told AFP Catherine Cesarini, … Read more