Tag: France

a lawyer gives the Hitler salute in the middle of the Golden Dawn trial

The lawyer of an MEP and former leader of the neo-Nazi Greek party Golden Dawn gave the Hitler salute on Friday, October 7, in the middle of the hearing of the appeal case against the leaders of this formation, according to judicial sources at AFP. Konstantinos Plevris, who is also the father of the current […]

French-Palestinian lawyer Salah Hamouri is on hunger strike against his administrative detention

Published on: 06/10/2022 – 09:18 Since March 7, Salah Hamouri, a 37-year-old French-Palestinian lawyer, rights activist and father of two, has been in administrative detention. His next hearing is on December 4. But already for 12 days he started a hunger strike together with 29 other prisoners to protest against this kind of detention. Salah […]

Lawyer and essayist Daniel Soulez Larivière dies

The lawyer ofcrises and disasters“The judicial world Daniel Soulez Larivière died on Friday at the age of 80, we learned from the Paris Bar Association. “He fell by accident. This is brutal news. He was a very great lawyer and this is a great loss to the legal profession and the profession.“, declared to AFP […]

authorities deny tycoon Jimmy Lai the right to a British lawyer

Hong Kong’s leader has denied jailed media mogul Jimmy Lai the right to be represented by a British lawyer at his upcoming trial, a court heard on Friday (September 30th). Jimmy Lai and executives of Apple Daily, a newspaper critical of Chinese power that was forced to close, are being sued for “cooperation with foreign […]

A first confirmed case of monkeypox in Guadeloupe

The Regional Health Agency (ARS) informs, this Monday, July 25, of the discovery of a first confirmed case of Monkeypox (commonly called monkeypox) in Guadeloupe. Monkeypox was diagnosed in a person residing in Guadeloupe. This is a person returning from France and contact of a confirmed case in Ile de France told us, this Monday […]

why hot weather is more dangerous for women

Several scientific studies indicate that women – especially over the age of 65 – have a greater risk of dying during periods of heat wave. A gender inequality that is beginning to be taken seriously and the reasons for which are still poorly understood. Hundreds of people have already died because of the high temperatures […]

women affected by menstrual disorders invited to declare them

Women affected by menstrual disorders that appeared after vaccination against Covid-19 are invited to declare them, the Medicines Agency (ANSM) said on Tuesday July 19, in a context of uncertainty about a direct link between vaccines and these troubles. Menstrual disorders declared after vaccination with an mRNA vaccine, namely those of Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna, have […]

the new rules arrive in France

Eight months after the vote of an emblematic law against animal mistreatment, a first text defines the new rules for the acquisition of a horse and the issue of the “certificate of commitment“For owners of cats or dogs, according to a decree published Tuesday, July 19 in the Official Journal. The law “aiming to fight […]

Two-month ban on practicing for lawyer Emmanuel Pierrat suspected of harassment

Lawyer Emmanuel Pierrat was sentenced on Thursday, for suspicion of harassment, to a two-month ban on practicing after a disciplinary hearing with the Paris Bar Council, learned the AFP Tuesday, July 5 from a source familiar with the matter. Contacted, the lawyer did not respond immediately. His counsel, Me Jean-Didier Belot, indicated that he had […]

lawyers denounce the “deviation of the rule of law”

The lawyers of the ten former Italian activists who had taken refuge in France and claimed by Italy denounced on Monday July 11 a “deviation from the rule of lawafter Emmanuel Macron’s statement and the decision of the Paris public prosecutor’s office to challenge the rejection of their extradition requests. “In these cases, I never […]