Court caseload placing pressure on judiciary and infrastructure, Chief Justice warns
Staff shortages, media sensationalism, and professional secrecy take centre stage at the start of the court year
Man files constitutional challenge to €10,000 COVID fine
Plaintiff says €10,000 COVID fine is unconstitutional because size of fine implies a criminal offence that should be heard in a criminal court
Nothing personal: Police say they found no suspicious transactions involving Pilatus director

No illegalities were found in her personal life, but police argue that repeated actions in Sant Fournier's professional career meant she was...

No illegalities were found in her personal life, but...

Court hears witnesses in dog mauling death: 'Part of her face was taken off'

A court has been told of the horrific injuries suffered by an elderly woman who was mauled to death by her grandson's pitbulls at her home last year

A court has been told of the horrific injuries suffered by...

Prime Minister testifies in migrant pushback case: 'I am not involved in operational details of rescues'

Prime Minister Robert Abela testifies in a case involving migrants that were transported back to Libya last year after being rescued by a fishing boat...

Prime Minister Robert Abela testifies in a case involving...

Contractor questioned about abandoned migrant worker identified as Glen Farrugia

Glen Farrugia, director of J&G Farrugia Contractors, is being questioned by police over the alleged dumping of a migrant worker by the roadside...

Glen Farrugia, director of J&G Farrugia Contractors, is...

AG requests urgent re-arrest of man wanted by the US until extradition proceedings conclude

Frank Salvatore Rafaraci is wanted in the US for allegations of bribery and conspiracy to commit money laundering

Frank Salvatore Rafaraci is wanted in the US for...

Man accused of stealing sister's jewellery, released on bail

The defence lawyer divulged that the accused has a substance abuse problem

The defence lawyer divulged that the accused has a...

Updated | Construction worker dumped on the road: police questioning a man

In a video uploaded on Facebook, the man can be heard saying that he does not want to go prison, after he was left on the side of the road by his employer...

In a video uploaded on Facebook, the man can be heard...

Judge recuses himself from hearing injunction filed by Education Ministry against unions

The judge who was set to hear a request by the government to block union action in schools has recused himself after lawyers highlighted the fact...

The judge who was set to hear a request by the government...

No police reports filed by Yorgen Fenech against Jason Azzopardi, Manuel Delia, court told

Yorgen Fenech had filed a judicial protest, claiming that Jason Azzopardi and Manuel Delia had carried out a systematic attack on the reputation of judge...

Yorgen Fenech had filed a judicial protest, claiming that...

Saviour Balzan cleared of libel in case filed by former Labour deputy leader

Former Labour deputy leader Joe Brincat loses libel case he filed over MaltaToday opinion piece that rekindled memories of his arrest in Italy in 1987

Former Labour deputy leader Joe Brincat loses libel case he...

No bail for man who injured policeman during arrest

The man resisted arrest and attacked a police officer, whilst trying to...

The man resisted arrest and attacked a police officer,...

Arrest of man wanted in US over €50 million fraud declared invalid by court

A 68-year-old man wanted in America on various financial crime charges, including fraud of $50 million is arrested in Malta

A 68-year-old man wanted in America on various financial...

Inmate's €10,000 in cash went missing from prison, court told

Just under €10,000 in cash belonging to a man held in custody...

Just under €10,000 in cash belonging to a...

Compilation of evidence against Keith Schembri’s wife postponed to next month

The compilation of evidence against Josette Schembri Vella for money laundering has been postponed because one of the prosecuting inspectors is abroad

The compilation of evidence against Josette Schembri...

Edward Scicluna loses Simon Busuttil libel over money laundering investigation claim

Edward Scicluna loses libel case against former PN leader Simon Busuttil over Busuttil's claim that the then-finance minister was 'embroiled in a...

Edward Scicluna loses libel case against former PN...

Jason Azzopardi’s partner cleared of threatening MP’s estranged wife

Azzopardi's former wife called him a 'cheating husband' in a Facebook post • His partner subsequently demanded that she take down the...

Azzopardi's former wife called him a 'cheating...

Union tells police officers not to wear full uniform during supplementary duties

Unsolved dispute remains following the axed Traffic Management services in August

Unsolved dispute remains following the axed...

10-year-old girl grievously injured after getting hit by car

Girl suffers from grievous injuries after getting hit by a car in Paola

Girl suffers from grievous injuries after getting hit by a...