Legal Proceedings

Convicted Danish submarine killer loses appeal

Sep 26, 2018

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen, convicted of torturing and murdering Swedish reporter Kim Wall last year, lost his appeal against his life sentence Wednesday, shortly after he apologized to the victim's family

The Latest: Convicted killer of Kim Wall loses appeal

Sep 26, 2018

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen, convicted of torturing and murdering Swedish reporter Kim Wall last year, has lost his appeal against his life sentence

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen, convicted of murdering Swedish reporter, loses appeal against life sentence

Sep 26, 2018

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen, convicted of murdering Swedish reporter, loses appeal against life sentence

Private jets, favors to son detailed in FIFA official's case

Sep 24, 2018

A newly published legal document says FIFA spent $11.7 million in less than three years on private jets, including luxury sight-seeing trips for a top official

Man at center of Nobel sex scandal remanded pending verdict

Sep 24, 2018

The man at the center of a sex abuse and financial crimes scandal that is tarnishing the academy awarding the Nobel Literature Prize was remanded in custody Monday

UEFA to judge Cristiano Ronaldo red-card case next week

Sep 20, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo should learn next Thursday if he is banned from playing at former club Manchester United in the Champions League

FIFA life bans for 3 who pleaded guilty in US case

Sep 19, 2018

FIFA's ethics committee has imposed life bans on three officials for bribery and corruption after they pleaded guilty in the U.S. Department of Justice's investigation of international soccer

Rape trial starts of man at center of Nobel scandal

Sep 19, 2018

The trial has opened of the man at the center of a sex-abuse and financial crimes scandal that is tarnishing the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature

Defense lawyer casts Ugandan war crimes defendant as victim

Sep 18, 2018

The defense lawyer for an alleged commander in the Lord's Resistance Army accused of crimes including murder, sexual slavery and using child soldiers is casting him as a victim of the Ugandan rebel group's brutal leader, Joseph Kony

ICC sentences ex-Congo VP to 1 year for witness tampering

Sep 17, 2018

Judges at the International Criminal Court have re-imposed a one-year prison sentence and 300,000 euro fine on a former Congolese vice president for interfering with witnesses at his war crimes trial

Sign up now!