basketball player Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in prison, strong reaction in the United States

Published on : 08/04/2022 – 23:01 The sentencing of American basketball player Brittney Griner to 9 years in prison in Russia for drug trafficking, in the context of very tense relations with Russia, has caused a lot of reaction in the United States. With our correspondent in Washington, Guillaume Naudin It was the White House … Read more

A Frenchman faces 116 years in prison in the United States

By Victor Merat Published 1 hour ago, Update 1 hour ago Paul Raoult, the father of Sébastien Raoult (on the left), alongside his lawyer, Philippe Ohayon, during a press conference, Tuesday August 2, 2022, in Paris. BERTRAND GUAY/AFP STORY – Detained in Morocco, he is accused of having stolen computer data. Washington requests his extradition. … Read more

App Store: the French organization GESTE files a complaint against Apple in the United States

The GESTE takes iron against Apple in the United States. The organization, which brings together most publishers of French content and online services, has indeed filed a complaint against the manufacturer in California. This group action is led by two law firms, one French (Fayrouze Masmi-Dazi), the other American (Hagens Berman). What is at stake … Read more

the lawyers of the civil parties denounce a crime of State

Published on : 02/17/2022 – 09:17 On Wednesday, February 16, the pleadings of the civil parties began in the trial of the assassinations of human rights defenders Floribert Chebeya and Fidèle Bazana. At least twenty lawyers were present. For those who spoke yesterday, everything about this case points to a state crime. with our correspondent … Read more

the abortion pill, at the heart of the debate on abortion

A month ago, on June 24, “pro-life” America rejoiced: after nearly five decades, the Supreme Court gave the green light to a local ban on abortion. Immediately the first states rushed into the breach. A month later, eight have banned abortion: in the South (Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama) and the Midwest (South Dakota, Missouri, … Read more

after the trial, tension between lawyers and magistrates

Xavier Nogueras, lawyer for defendant Mohammed Amri, and Johnathan De Taye, lawyer for defendant Ali El Haddad Asufi, speak to the press at the Paris courthouse on June 29, 2022. GEOFFROY VAN DER HASSELT/AFP STORY – The first ensure that “the rights of defense have been abused”. For the judges, the absence of an appeal … Read more

Cédric Jubillar’s lawyers give Le Figaro the details of “an announced judicial disaster”

Cédric Jubillar’s lawyers at the end of the hearing of their client’s request for release, on July 9, 2021, in Toulouse. PHOTO PQR/LA DEPECHE DU MIDI/XAVIER DE FENOYL EXCLUSIVE MAINTENANCE – While new revelations about the duvet of the Jubillar couple come to weaken the accusation, Maîtres Alary, Franck and Martin castigate an investigation which … Read more

Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump’s man

Published on : 07/18/2022 – 01:17 He will have done everything to avoid this moment, but Steve Bannon will have to go through the trial box. The former adviser and close ally of Donald Trump is being prosecuted for obstruction of justice after refusing to collaborate with the January 6 commission of inquiry. His trial, … Read more

“The truth is not the business of the lawyer”

“More often than not, the lawyer guesses that a client is not as immaculate as he claims. I remember one of them who, at the end of a parlor, said to me: “Master, you must defend my neighbor in the cell. I am innocent, but he really is,” says Patrick Maisonneuve. JOEL SAGET/AFP MAINTENANCE – … Read more