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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Court chides AG for presenting case it had already received direction on

Although a court decision on Tuesday granting Patrick Spiteri bail was reaffirmed by the Criminal Court on Wednesday, the disbarred lawyer remains behind bars since his arrest under separate proceedings still stood.In pleas during the appeal proceedings filed by the AG against a decree delivered…

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