In his words: A judge’s damning indictment of the Steward and Vitals deal
Mr Justice Francesco Depasquale delivered a damning ruling on the hospitals deal. Here are some of his most scathing remarks from the sitting.
Notary's widow wanted ‘60/40’ split of commission on his contracts, court told
Notary Ivan Barbara’s widow had insisted on splitting the proceeds of his contracts with the junior notary at his office
Pelin murder: police say accused lived amongst rats and filth

Jeremie Camilleri's house was found to be in a state of ‘extreme...

Jeremie Camilleri's house was found to be in a state of...

John Dalli's head of cabinet testifies to warning him about reputational risk of reversing snus ban

Former European Commissioner John Dalli’s head of cabinet tells court she warned him of the reputational risk involved in reversing the EU-wide ban on...

Former European Commissioner John Dalli’s head of...

Probation and deposit confiscation for 22-year-old synthetic drug addict who terrorised his family

The man used psychological and moral violence against his mother and young sister, threatened them with physical violence while breaching a previous...

The man used psychological and moral violence against his...

Man grievously injured following one-storey fall

The accident happened in a building in Pjazza San Ġorġ, Valletta

The accident happened in a building in Pjazza San...

Officers testify to Christmas market organiser’s threats and insults after December assault

Police officers tell court they were subjected to a torrent of verbal abuse from the organiser of the Ta’ Xbiex Christmas Market while responding to a...

Police officers tell court they were subjected to a torrent...

Pair deny stealing elderly woman's handbag and €10,000 hearing aid

A motorcycle courier and a security guard have denied stealing an elderly...

A motorcycle courier and a security guard have denied...

Flagpole on Luqa PL club property collapses, no one injured, Police confirms

A police spokesperson told MaltaToday, no one has been hurt, and all that remains is for the road to be cleared

A police spokesperson told MaltaToday, no one has been...

Turkey and Syria donations being accepted by CPD at Hal Far and Xemxija depots

The Civil Protection Department will be accepting donations at its fire stations in Ħal Far and Xewkija everyday, between 9am and 5pm

The Civil Protection Department will be accepting donations...

‘She told us he was going to kill her. And he did’ – murder victim Bernice Cassar’s aunt

In testimony lasting nearly two and a half hours, her aunt said that before her murder Bernice had confided in her, saying that the accused had started to...

In testimony lasting nearly two and a half hours, her aunt...

Hate speech conviction for hunter over post on Clint Camilleri’s Facebook page

The Minister’s post had stated that he was asking the State Advocate to request the courts to urgently hear the case contesting a prohibitory injunction...

The Minister’s post had stated that he was asking the...

Judge dismisses Yorgen Fenech's claim that freezing order breached his fundamental human rights

Yorgen Fenech claimed his fundamental rights were being breached by a freezing order over all his assets, imposed as part of the money laundering proceedings...

Yorgen Fenech claimed his fundamental rights were being...

Court employees union calls for improved conditions to halt brain drain

The UCLE, one of several unions representing court employees, noted how court messengers and clerks are paid only between €850 and €950 every four...

The UCLE, one of several unions representing court...

Degiorgio brothers guilty of money laundering, jailed for four years

Brothers George and Alfred Degiorgio received social benefits and did not...

Brothers George and Alfred Degiorgio received social...

Roderick Cassar held knife to Bernice's throat on Mother's Day, court hears

The court will continue to hear evidence on Tuesday against Roderick Cassar, charged with the wilful femicide of his estranged wife Bernice

The court will continue to hear evidence on Tuesday against...

Magisterial inquiry underway into fraud allegations against notary's widow

The inquiry is currently gathering testimony from all affected parties

The inquiry is currently gathering testimony from all...

Roderick Cassar 'dragged estranged wife out of car like a ragdoll and shot her' eyewitness tells court

Two MCAST staff members gave eyewitness accounts of having seen Roderick Cassar dragging Bernice Cassar out of her car before gunshots rang out.

Two MCAST staff members gave eyewitness accounts of having...

Msida argument leaves 30-year-old man seriously injured

Police said the man was hit by a hard object during the fight

Police said the man was hit by a hard object during the...

90-year-old pedestrian dies after being run over in St Paul’s Bay

A 90-year-old man dies on the spot after being hit by car in his hometown

A 90-year-old man dies on the spot after being hit by car...