Perdriau rules out resigning, lawyer says

After more than three hours in police custody, the mayor of Saint-Étienne is released and wants to continue his mandate. The LR mayor of Saint-Etienne and president of the Saint-Etienne metropolis, Gaël Perdriau, splashed by a political blackmail scandal within his municipality, rules out stepping back or resigning, his lawyer told AFP on Thursday 15 … Read more

A grand prix dog race in Villeurbanne!

Animations, music and… a dog race. Here is the program announced by the municipality of Villeurbanne for this colorful weekend. Behind this project, an artist: Jean-Luc Courcoult, also author and director for the company Royal de Luxe. The latter has carte blanche, as part of the French Capital of Culture label, awarded to Villeurbanne this … Read more

for Kirchner’s lawyer, the assailant “did not act alone”

One of the lawyers for Argentinian Vice-President Cristina Kirchner, the target Thursday evening of an assassination attempt, estimated on Sunday that the armed assailant, who was arrested on the spot and has been detained since, “did not act alone”. “He did not act alone, because there were preparatory events for the assassination attempt. There were … Read more

Alexeï Navalny says he is prohibited from private exchanges with his lawyers

Imprisoned Russian opponent Alexei Navalny, Vladimir Putin’s main critic, said he was deprived of confidential conversations with his lawyers, which could make it increasingly difficult for him to communicate with the outside world. In a message posted Thursday, September 8 on Twitter, the 46-year-old anti-corruption activist said he was summoned by the management of his … Read more

after the attack on Kirchner, the parliament shows an uneasy unity

AFP, published on Sunday, September 04, 2022 at 04:43 The Argentine Chamber of Deputies displayed an uneasy unity on Saturday illustrating the country’s political tension, condemning the attack on Cristina Kirchner and calling for “social peace”, but seeing the main right-wing opposition party leave the hemicycle immediately after the vote. The deputies were convened in … Read more

Miracle, the lost dog from Piton des Neiges finds his family six months later

“He’s our Filou. He came home with us yesterday (Saturday). We lost him six months ago at the Plaine des Palmistes”entrusts us this Sunday his family. “When we saw his photo on your site, we knew it was him! He is very fearful with people he does not know, no one could have caught him, … Read more

​LMR supports Reunionese livestock farming undermined by animal wandering

This situation has been making headlines on our island for years, and has led to massacres of chickens, ducks, goats, deer and even horses. It must be said that we are surely one of the places in the world where there are the most stray dogs per inhabitant, not to mention all those who are … Read more

Egypt frees a four-year preventive lawyer for a post on “yellow vests”

Exceptional justice in Egypt on Monday July 25 ordered the release of lawyer Mohammed Ramadan, who has been in pre-trial detention for almost four years for having said that he was in solidarity with the French social movement of “yellow vests“says a human rights NGO. Mohammed Ramadan, 43, was arrested in September 2018 for posting … Read more

Trial in early 2023 of two lawyers suspected of having used a forgery at the assizes

The trial of two tenors of the Paris bar, Joseph Cohen-Sabban and Xavier Nogueras, suspected of having produced forgeries before an assize court at the end of 2018 to exonerate, in vain, the drug trafficker Robert Dawes, will be held in early 2023, decided Tuesday, August 30 the criminal court. The hearings will take place … Read more

The administrative judge rejects a request from the lawyer of Sébastien Raoult, imprisoned in Morocco

Administrative justice rejected on Tuesday August 30 a request from the lawyer of Sébastien Raoult, a French student arrested in Morocco at the request of the United States which accuses him of cybercrime, intended to avoid his extradition across the Atlantic. During a summary release hearing on Friday, his lawyer, Me Philippe Ohayon, asked the … Read more