Legal Proceedings

Terror trial starts in Sweden against 6 Central Asian men

Jan 7, 2019

A trial has started in Stockholm of three men suspected of preparing an extremist attack in Sweden

Canadian judge denies Omar Khadr eased bail conditions

Dec 21, 2018

A Canadian judge has denied former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr's request for relaxed bail conditions and a Canadian passport

Dutch court upholds Amsterdam's ban on new tourist stores

Dec 19, 2018

The Netherlands' highest administrative court has upheld an Amsterdam municipality ban on new stores in the city's historic heart that sell goods specifically to tourists

Norway allows cleric to face court in Italy

Dec 18, 2018

Norway's justice minister says an Iraqi-born cleric suspected of enticing recruits to fight in Iraq and Syria, has been given travel documents enabling to travel to Italy where he faces trial

Dutch Supreme Court upholds weapon smuggling conviction

Dec 18, 2018

The Dutch Supreme Court has upheld the war crimes conviction of a timber dealer who was found guilty of selling arms to former Liberian leader Charles Taylor and of complicity in war crimes committed by Taylor's forces from 2000 to 2003

Dutch court upholds ban on branch of Bandidos biker club

Dec 18, 2018

An appeals court has upheld a ban on a Dutch arm of the Bandidos motorcycle club, agreeing with a lower court's conclusion that the biker gang forms a threat to public order

Dutch court upholds maximum sentence for cyberbully

Dec 14, 2018

A Dutch appeals court has upheld a prison sentence of nearly 11 years for a man convicted of cyberbullying dozens of young women and gay men around the world

World swim body fights back launching new elite series

Dec 13, 2018

FINA says it's launching a new series for elite swimmers, while being challenged by a privately-run rival competition and a class action suit by Olympic and world champions

The Latest: Trump says he could intervene in Huawei case

Dec 12, 2018

President Donald Trump says he would consider intervening in the Justice Department's case against a top Chinese executive if it would be in the interest of U.S. national security and help forge a trade deal with China

Canada-China relations turn icy over arrest of Chinese exec

Dec 11, 2018

Canada-China relations turn icy over executive's arrest; US, Beijing work toward trade talks

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