Bail granted to 24-year-old with long criminal record after breaching bail conditions during fight
The court was told that the accused had only gotten involved in a physical altercation in order to defend his friend
Man fights back tears after being charged with sexual misconduct
Man accused of non-consensual sexual act and subjecting a woman to an unwanted act of physical intimacy at the place he worked at, handed three years probation
Judge overturns Jordan Azzopardi's sentence for brutal 2015 assault, orders re-sentencing

The wrong date on a judgment handed down by a magistrate sees Jordan Azzopardi’s seven-month jail term quashed as judge orders re-sentencing

The wrong date on a judgment handed down by a magistrate...

Appeals court confirms George Degiorgio jail term for threatening police officer over parking ticket

George Degiorgio's seven-month jail term over a 2016 incident in which he threateded a police officer who issued him with a parking ticket has been...

George Degiorgio's seven-month jail term over a 2016...

Doctors cleared of toddler’s death from meningitis

Seven doctors cleared of involuntary homicide over death of two-year-old girl...

Seven doctors cleared of involuntary homicide over death of...

Chamber of Advocates condemns magistrate’s dressing down of AG lawyer

The Chamber of Advocates has expressed solidarity with lawyer Angele Vella from the Attorney General’s office and deplored Magistrate Joe Mifsud’s...

The Chamber of Advocates has expressed solidarity with...

Two accused of falsely revoking foreign worker’s permit to have him deported

Bangladeshi nationals charged with unauthorised access to victim’s government e-ID to revoke his work permit in a bid to ensure his deportation

Bangladeshi nationals charged with unauthorised access to...

Man jailed for stabbing drunk visitor in the head after being assaulted with a fork

Man imprisoned for stabbing man in the head during an argument, but receives reduced punishment because the victim had struck him with a fork first

Man imprisoned for stabbing man in the head during an...

Man grievously injured in Rabat traffic accident

Public transport bus involved in collision with another car in Rabat

Public transport bus involved in collision with another car...

Retrial of Gozo drugs case confirms guilt, reforms sentence

Man sentenced to 18 months imprisonment suspended for three years after a...

Man sentenced to 18 months imprisonment suspended for three...

Five charged with involuntary homicide of Sofia, developers and architect granted bail

Kordin construction collapse that claimed life of Jean Paul Sofia: Two developers, two contractors and an architect are charged with involuntary homicide,...

Kordin construction collapse that claimed life of Jean Paul...

Two men grievously injured in Xewkija traffic accident

The accident occurred at around 6pm at Triq ix-Xagħra

The accident occurred at around 6pm at Triq ix-Xagħra

Updated | Jean Paul Sofia death: Court dismisses appeal challenging validity of suspects’ arrest

Two men, arrested in relation to the death of Jean Paul Sofia, filed proceedings against Attorey General, claiming they were illegally arrested...

Two men, arrested in relation to the death of...

Five arrested over Jean Paul Sofia death

Five people were arrested on Friday, shortly after the police received a copy of the completed magisterial inquiry into death of 20-year-old Jean Paul...

Five people were arrested on Friday, shortly after the...

Woman, 66, hospitalised after getting run-over by car in Birkirkara

Elderly woman suffers serious injuries in Birkirkara accident

Elderly woman suffers serious injuries in Birkirkara...

Victims subjected to hours of abuse: police officer testifies in rape case

The case against four Belgian nationals accused of raping a 17-year-old girl in Malta continues before magistrate Caroline Farrugia...

The case against four Belgian nationals accused of raping a...

Man seriously injured after getting caught in industrial excavator

A man, 42, was at Magħtab, within the limits of Naxxar, when he got...

A man, 42, was at Magħtab, within the limits of...

Court of Appeal rejects Steward applications in ongoing appeal

The Court of Appeal rejects a number of applications filed by Steward...

The Court of Appeal rejects a number of applications...

Boy, 15, charged with damaging hospital monitor after being denied cigarette

Boy smashed monitor after being refused a cigarette, causing over €2,500 worth of damage in the process

Boy smashed monitor after being refused a cigarette,...

Drug trafficking conviction quashed by Constitutional Court to be heard by court of magistrates

Christopher Bartolo's lawyers argued that after his statements were expunged, the case against him had gone from one about a kilogram of cannabis to one...

Christopher Bartolo's lawyers argued that after his...