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

an American lawyer imprisoned again for the attack on a police officer

An American lawyer working in Hong Kong lost his appeal case on Tuesday and was taken into custody for assaulting an undercover police officer during an altercation two years ago between the law enforcement officer and bystanders. . Read alsoHong Kong: first convictions for “seditious publication” since the end of the colonial era The facts … Read more

Tons of trash picked up and dogs saved

Since Tuesday, a team of influential metropolitan influencers and artists on social networks have carried out various actions for the protection of the environment as part of the “Together for the oceans” operation led by the YouCare association (creator of the 1% label for animals) and Ultra Premium direct, a dog and cat food company. … Read more

lawyer Emmanuel Pierrat subject to disciplinary proceedings

Lawyer Emmanuel Pierrat has been targeted since November by disciplinary proceedings by the Paris Bar Council for suspicion of harassment, AFP learned on Wednesday February 16 from a source familiar with the matter. Read alsoEmmanuel Pierrat:We must not confuse Alain Delon and his work as an actor!» The president of the order, Me Julie Couturier, … Read more

Lawyers for Ghislaine Maxwell, guilty of sex trafficking, ask for a new trial

The defense of the former companion of Jeffrey Epstein argues that one of the jurors would have influenced the rest of the jury by revealing that he himself had been the victim of sexual abuse during the deliberations. Lawyers for British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, found guilty of sex trafficking in late December, called for a … Read more

the respondent says he is an “undercover negotiator”

The man indicted in the investigation into the cyberattack which targeted a Parisian law firm, and hacked into documents contained in the investigation into the Charlie Hebdo attack, defended himself on Friday from being a hacker , claiming to have played “a role of undercover negotiator“. “If he was able to (…) request remuneration for … Read more

Everything that changes in June 2022

Fuel prices Bad news for road users, prices at the pump are (still) on the rise. The price of diesel increases by 6 cents, or €1.47/litre, and a liter of unleaded now costs €1.78 (+10 cents compared to the previous month). The price of the gas cylinder is down (-74 cents) and goes to €23.25. … 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

lawyer sentenced to suspended prison sentence

Parisian lawyer Mathieu Davy was given an eight-month suspended prison sentence in Lorient on Monday January 24 for having fled after hitting and injuring a pedestrian on a protected passage in December 2019. Read alsoGuy Georges’ ex-lawyer facing the judges The Lorient criminal court also pronounced the cancellation of his driving license with a ban … Read more

his lawyers begin an appeal

Lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange began appeal proceedings in the UK Supreme Court on Thursday, hoping to prevent his extradition to the US, his fiancée said. On December 10, the High Court overturned a trial court decision opposing the extradition of Julian Assange to the United States. The latter accuse him of having disseminated, … Read more