Mistake clears man's €85,000 VAT liability
A man has escaped a suspended sentence and an €85,000 VAT bill after a judge observed that he had been charged in his personal capacity and not as the director of the company
Thieves' sentence annulled on a technicality
The appeals court noted a missing formality in the judgement of the first court related to the incorrect citing of the law under which guilt had been found
Woman admits to stealing from students' bags at University Library

A young woman from Hamrun has been released on bail pending sentencing after...

A young woman from Hamrun has been released on bail pending...

Suspended sentence for stealing from employer

A 28-year-old woman from Zurrieq has been handed a suspended sentence for...

A 28-year-old woman from Zurrieq has been handed a...

European Court awards road menace Maximilian Ciantar's father €6,000 over vehicle seizures

Emanuel Ciantar, the father of Maximillian Ciantar, has been awarded compensation by the European Court of Human Rights for the seizure of vehicles belonging...

Emanuel Ciantar, the father of Maximillian Ciantar, has...

Transport Malta ordered to pay for accident caused by roadworks

Transport Malta has been ordered by the court of appeal to pay damages to a...

Transport Malta has been ordered by the court of appeal to...

Three cars burnt in suspected arson attack

Police confirmed that three cars had been burnt on Tuesday night

Police confirmed that three cars had been burnt on Tuesday...

Man 'dragged partner by her hair' in argument over child access

The accused was described by the victim's lawyer as 'quick with his...

The accused was described by the victim's lawyer as...

Manuel Delia replies to juridical interest challenge

Delia filed a constitutional application insisting that he had a juridical...

Delia filed a constitutional application insisting that he...

'I was afraid he would kill him with the hole punch' witness to Pembroke school fight says

Court hears how family members of young student attacked a 15-year-old pupil, who punched the child • 15-year-old is expected to be charged...

Court hears how family members of young student attacked...

Woman run over by own car

A 32-year-old woman from Nadur was seriously injured when her own vehicle suddenly rolled forward hitting her

A 32-year-old woman from Nadur was seriously injured when...

Supermarket thief who stole to feed pregnant girlfriend to be deported

A Serbian man has pleaded guilty to attempted theft charges and is to be deported after court hears how he was in Malta illegally for more than two years

A Serbian man has pleaded guilty to attempted theft charges...

Young girl grievously injured in Naxxar accident

The accident happened on Sunday morning

The accident happened on Sunday morning

Two injured in early morning car crash

They are currently receiving treatment at Mater Dei Hospital

They are currently receiving treatment at Mater Dei Hospital

Pickpockets plead guilty to theft charges

Andrei Dinica, 47 and Razvan Aurel Stefan, 38, were charged after a long...

Andrei Dinica, 47 and Razvan Aurel Stefan, 38, were...

Father accused of beating mother of six and child

The unemployed man was charged with causing slight injuries, causing  his...

The unemployed man was charged with causing slight...

Magistrate clears former Gozo Minister of domestic violence

The court dismissed the charges over a lack of evidence

The court dismissed the charges over a lack of evidence

Maltese man stole to avoid starvation, court told

The man was sentenced to three months in jail

The man was sentenced to three months in jail

Second European Arrest Warrant for Czech man who claimed to have been abducted in Gozo

The man’s lawyer accused of Czech authorities of abusing the system in order to get his client to testify against third parties

The man’s lawyer accused of Czech authorities of...

Youth cajoled gullible mum and daughter into bizarre 'Satanic' sex abuse

An 18-year-old man is accused of raping his girlfriend's mother and forcing her to perform sexual acts with her daughters by taking advantage of her belief...

An 18-year-old man is accused of raping his...