Expensive night out for drunk French student
The 18-year-old had got drunk in Paceville and used a stone to break the shop window of a commercial wine cellar 
Minister's husband has libel victory overturned
The appeals court has overtuned a judgment which ordered journalist Caroline Muscat to pay €10,000 in libel damages to the Equality Minister's husband Patrick Dalli
Appeals court unable to judge merits of case after witness confuses testimony

Judge Giovanni Grixti remarked that depositions in summary proceedings should be registered to avoid confusion at appeal stage

Judge Giovanni Grixti remarked that depositions in summary...

Heroin trafficker guilty of involuntary homicide case to be reheard

The man had been found guilty in 2013 of supplying 20-year-old Theresa Agius...

The man had been found guilty in 2013 of supplying...

Alfred Degiorgio files new constitutional case over court expert

Lawyers make new claim of breach of fair hearing over appointment of IT expert...

Lawyers make new claim of breach of fair hearing over...

Paqpaqli circuit designer: ‘We didn’t know where spectators would stand’

The circuit's designer said there had been no communication with the organisers but only with the local representatives for Porsche

The circuit's designer said there had been no...

Somali man who tried to bite police officer imprisoned for one year

The man was sentenced to one-year imprisonment and ordered to pay a fine of...

The man was sentenced to one-year imprisonment and ordered...

Woman who forced lover to fake being a charity collector has prison term changed to probation

The court of appeal dismissed the testimony of the woman's former partner but insisted she knew where the money given to her was coming from

The court of appeal dismissed the testimony of the...

Man given restraining order for accessing friend’s Facebook account

A man was conditionally discharged for 20 months and given a restraining order...

A man was conditionally discharged for 20 months and given...

Strickland heir’s right to secret files confirmed by Appeals Court

Hornyhold-Strickland, the second largest shareholder in Allied Newspapers...

Hornyhold-Strickland, the second largest shareholder in...

Court hears how public official sought bribe to solve social housing problem

A man is charged with asking for €500 to help solve someone’s housing problem

A man is charged with asking for €500 to help solve...

Court error nearly leads to man's imprisonment

An oversight by court registrar had mistakenly recorded the appeal as having...

An oversight by court registrar had mistakenly recorded the...

Drunk hit-and-run driver gets off scot-free following procedural delays

The man hit a parked car while allegedly driving drunk more than two years ago

The man hit a parked car while allegedly driving drunk more...

€500 fine for cannabis-carrying tourist

The accused was apprehended by the police at Malta airport after customs...

The accused was apprehended by the police at Malta airport...

Man accused of threatening parents with a knife

The accused allegedly refused to obey police orders when they were called in to...

The accused allegedly refused to obey police orders when...

No bail for man caused his wife severe eye injuries

The courts issued a protection order in favour of the woman  

The courts issued a protection order in favour of the woman...

€400 fine for smoking airline passenger

The 28-year-old couldn't resist his nicotine craving after a short flight...

The 28-year-old couldn't resist his nicotine craving...

Three reportedly arrested in Qormi drugs raid

According to media reports three people have been arrested by the police in a...

According to media reports three people have been arrested...

Unfair €45,000 guarantee on boat that smuggled 500 cigarette packs

Constitutional Court says rights breached by €45,000 boat guarantee on...

Constitutional Court says rights breached by €45,000...

Man seriously injured after falling from balcony

The 22-year-old Swedish national was injured after falling from a height of...

The 22-year-old Swedish national was injured after falling...