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

Alopecia drug approved in the United States

The American Medicines Agency (FDA) authorized on Monday June 13 a drug against a severe form of alopecia, a disease causing hair loss or body hair and affecting more than 300,000 people each year in the United States. Read alsoAlopecia: hair loss affects many women Baricitinib is the first oral tablet to combat this condition, … 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

A surgeon grafted an ear implant printed from human cells

An American medical team announced on Thursday June 2 that it had for the first time grafted a human ear implant created from the cells of the treated patient and using a 3D printer, a procedure which should be able to help people suffering a rare birth defect. Read alsoHow virtual reality is transforming medical … Read more

What she wishes she had known before she got pregnant

Mother of a 10-year-old daughter, Marion is pregnant for the second time. This new pregnancy plunges her back into the “journey” of this stage, a happy memory but strewn with difficulties that must be faced, often in silence. By SF – Published on Sunday, May 29, 2022 at 08:46 When you become a mother for … 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

More than 20 dogs found in three weeks in squats in Saint-Denis

Last Wednesday, the Association for Education in Animal Benevolence (APEBA) intervened again in Saint-Denis to recover dogs in a squat. This association has been dealing with this kind of situation for several years. The process always seems to be the same: children, quite young, kidnap stray dogs in the street to bring them to unoccupied … Read more

several hundred giant tortoise babies released in the Mekong

Several hundred Asian giant tortoise babies were released on Monday May 23 in the Mekong in Cambodia to celebrate World Turtle Day. Read alsoCorsica: two months suspended prison sentence for destroying Hermann’s tortoises A victim of poaching and illegal collection of its eggs for food, Cantor’s giant soft-shelled tortoise is on the species list “critically … Read more

The sun is up to twice as dangerous in Reunion

The 24th edition of the National Skin Cancer Prevention and Screening Week is being held from May 20 to 24. According to Inca, the National Cancer Institute, 80,000 new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in France each year (2/3 of which are due to excessive exposure to sunlight and UV radiation). In Reunion, the … 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