David Hudson is an IGM press awards (Investigative stories) winner of 2019

Malta hotels hard hit by booking drought as coronavirus fears grow
Some hotels report a 50% decline in booking rates as business and travel groups...
Coronavirus: 100 swabs have all resulted negative, health authorities confirm
No Covid-19 cases in Malta so far after health authorities perform over 100...
Ivan Camilleri claims wrongful dismissal from Times
Court & Police
Times sacked Camilleri over both Valyou supermarket incident as well as mention...
Man who kicked police officer during arrest gets suspended sentence
Court & Police
The man had kicked a police officer, slightly injuring him, when he was being...
Minor who drove rental scooter into the sea at Spinola escapes prison sentence
Court & Police
The young man had driven a rental scooter into the sea
Couple tears up as man escapes prison for travelling with false passport
Court & Police
A man accused of travelling with a false passport was sentenced to 18...
Caruana Galizia public inquiry: Yorgen Fenech was often at Castille, former Keith Schembri assistant reveals
A former assistant to Keith Schembri at the Office of the Prime Minister has...
‘Dangerous person’ accused of breaking down girlfriend’s door remanded in custody
Court & Police
A man was remanded in custody after he was accused of grievously injuring...
Argument outside law courts leaves victim bleeding as accused is released on bail
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An argument outside the law courts on Tuesday resulted in a bleeding victim and...
’We are prepared for the first cases of Covid-19 in Malta,’ Public Health Superintendent says
Virus expert Chris Barbara said that when a country is prepared for a virus,...
Father without access to his daughter’s testimony had fundamental rights breached
Court & Police
A father complained that the court’s decision to seal the...
Man who shirked community work sentence fined €233
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A man was fined €233 by a court after failing to report for community...
Man accused of threatening to kill former partner released on bail
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A 33-year-old man accused of threatening to kill his former girlfriend if she...
Four caught fleeing to Italy with fake passports jailed for six months
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‘Everyday, we are seeing cases of false passports. Someone is behind...
Roderick Grech murder trial: jury dissolved after selection process
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The trial by jury of Etienne Bartolo aka ‘il-Vojt’, for the murder...
Ministers should publish their meetings with private interests, Standards Commissioner suggests
Standards Commissioner George Hyzler has published a consultative document...
Illegal restaurant tents outside St John’s Co-Cathedral removed
Unsightly tents outside St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta were removed...
Woman admits to drunken assault on police officer
Court & Police
A 47-year-old woman from Morocco pleaded guilty to assaulting a police officer
GWU calls for urgent meeting of social partners on coronavirus
General Workers Union wants a discussion on a national plan for the prevention...
Gender mechanism only serves big parties, AD says, as government welcomes PN agreement
Government welcomes the PN's agreement with proposed gender corrective...