Criminal Law Lecture at the Chamber of Advocates Malta

56402053_2359202707695192_6043311434090151936_nOn Wednesday 4th April, Dr Stefano Filletti delivered a highly interesting talk with the theme New Age instruments in Criminal Law: Proportionality and challenges. This was the second talk in a new Quarterly Law Seminar Series that have started being organised by the Malta Law Academy in collaboration with the University’s Faculty of Law.

Discrepancy in law promptly corrected, punishment in sex tape case draws controversy

A discrepancy in the laws that came to light last week after a man was arraigned for sharing a video of himself having sex with his former partner without her consent has been promptly corrected. The magistrate drew attention to the error in legislation while delivering judgement.Magistrate…

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Discrepancy in law promptly corrected, punishment in sex tape case draws controversy

A discrepancy in the laws that came to light last week after a man was arraigned for sharing a video of himself having sex with his former partner without her consent has been promptly corrected. The magistrate drew attention to the error in legislation while delivering judgement.Magistrate…

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After a 34-year wait, drug-related proceedings declared time-barred

  Proceedings over drug-related charges against a now 61-year-old man have been declared time-barred by a Magistrates’ Court, 34 years after they started.Raymond Walsh had been 26 when charges were first instituted against him in April 1984 over the alleged possession and cultivation of cannabis…

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Multimillionaire accused of Ponzi scheme will not be extradited

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The long drawn-out court saga surrounding Chilean businessman Alberto Chang Rajii reached an end on Tuesday morning when a Court of Criminal Appeal confirmed the earlier judgment dismissing the request for the man’s extradition.Mr Justice Antonio Mizzi turned down an appeal by the Attorney…

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