LVMH pays 10 million euros fine and avoids prosecution

Francois Ruffin during the question session in the National Assembly, December 14, 2021. ALAIN JOCARD / AFP The justice validated Friday an agreement guaranteeing the luxury group LVMH the abandonment of the prosecutions in the investigation into a spy system which would implicate the former head of the interior intelligence Bernard Squarcini, in exchange for … Read more

The prosecution appeals after the release of Alain Schmitt, accused of violence on judo champion Margaux Pinot

Judoka Margaux Pinot during the Tokyo Olympics on July 28, 2021. FRANCK FIFE / AFP The Bobigny prosecutor’s office appealed, Wednesday 1is December, the release of judo trainer Alain Schmitt concerning acts of violence against his partner, Olympic champion Margaux Pinot, this weekend in Seine-Saint-Denis. Believing that he had “Not enough evidence of guilt”, the … Read more

independent investigation closes without prosecution

A British Army soldier, July 4, 2019. POOL / UK MINISTRY OF DEFENCE The independent investigation into the 1,291 complaints against British soldiers accused of committing war crimes in Iraq between 2003 and 2009 has been closed without prosecution, said British Defense Minister Ben Wallace , Tuesday October 19. The service responsible for this independent … Read more

The prosecution requests a dismissal for Luc Besson, accused of rape

French filmmaker Luc Besson at the premiere of the film “Eva” on February 17, 2018 in Berlin. STEFANIE LOOS / AFP The Paris prosecutor’s office requested, Friday, October 8, a dismissal for the filmmaker Luc Besson, accused of rape for more than three years by the actress Sand Van Roy, learned Agence France-Presse (AFP) from … Read more

JPMorgan Chase agrees to pay 25 million euros in fine to end prosecution

The offices of JPMorgan Chase bank in New York. NULL The bank JPMorgan Chase agreed, Thursday, September 2, to pay a 25 million euros fine through a court settlement, thus ending the prosecution in the case of suspicion of tax evasion of former executives of the company d ‘Wendel investments. The Paris judicial court validated … Read more

the prosecution ensures that Soulaimane Raissouni’s trial was “fair”

Rally in support of journalist Soulaimane Raissouni, in Rabat, July 10, 2021. FADEL SENNA / AFP Moroccan journalist Soulaimane Raissouni, sentenced to five years in prison for “Sexual assault” and on hunger strike for 96 days, benefited from a lawsuit “Fair”, assured Monday, July 12 the public prosecutor. La justice a “Fulfilled all the conditions … Read more

Brazilian prosecution opens investigation after accusations of “prevarication” against Jair Bolsonaro

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro at the launch of a tourism safeguard program in November 2020. EVARISTO SA / AFP The Brazilian public prosecutor’s office announced, Friday, July 2, “The opening of an investigation” on the charges against President Jair Bolsonaro: he allegedly failed to report an attempted corruption in his government during the purchase of … Read more