Morsi trial in Egypt prison break case adjourned till Sep 15

Cairo: A criminal court in Egypt on Saturday adjourned the trial of ousted President Mohamad Morsi and 130 others in a 2011 jailbreak case till September 15.

Pele`s son Edinho sentenced for money laundering

A Brazilian court has sentenced football legend Pele`s son Edinho to 33 years in prison for laundering money for drug traffickers, media reports said Saturday.

Bahrain court sentences 5 in alleged F1 bomb plot

A Bahraini defence lawyer said today a criminal court in the Gulf kingdom has convicted and sentenced five people to five years in prison each on terrorism charges over what authorities say was an attempt to bomb last year`s Formula One race.

N Korea should face ICC over crimes against humanity: UN probe

North Korea`s leaders should be brought before an international court for a litany of crimes against humanity that include exterminating, starving and enslaving its population, a UN team said.

Egypt`s Morsi referred to criminal court

The Egyptian prosecutor-general referred Wednesday ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and other leading Brotherhood figures to criminal court on charges related to "espionage", media reported.

Italy high court defends Berlusconi appeal date

Italy`s highest criminal court defended its decision to move up former Premier Silvio Berlusconi`s tax fraud appeal to the front of the line.

Egypt`s ex-presidential candidate referred to criminal court

Ahmed Shafiq, who had lost Egypt presidential elections to President Mohamed Morsi, was referred to a criminal court.

Pro-Telangana lawyers boycott courts, tension at Nampally

Pro-Telangana advocates boycotted courts in Telangana region of AP even as
mild tension prevailed at the Nampally Criminal Court here
after a group of protesting advocates allegedly "manhandled"
police personnel.

ICC can examine aid flotilla case: UN expert

The International
Criminal Court could examine Israel`s deadly storming of a
Gaza-bound aid flotilla in May, a member of a UN Human Rights
Council`s probe into the incident said on Tuesday.

Assisted suicide OK if patient consents: Germany

Germany`s top criminal court issued a
landmark ruling legalising assisted suicide in cases
where it is carried out based on a patient`s prior request.