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Ghanaian Actress Akuapem Poloo Convicted Over Nude PhotoShoot With Son

A popular Ghanaian actress, Akuapem Poloo, has been sentenced to three months in prison. She was sentenced by the Circuit Court sitting in Accra for...

Judge Refuses Motion to Acquit Officer in Floyd’s Death

The Minnesota judge presiding over the trial of Derek Chauvin denied a defense motion on Wednesday to acquit the former police officer facing murder...

George Floyd Died From ‘Low-Level Of Oxygen’ – Expert Witness

A respiratory doctor testified Thursday that George Floyd died from a lack of oxygen and that police officer Derek Chauvin’s knee was on his...

First Female Barrister to be Commemorated with London Blue Plaque

By Aishah Hussain ...Helena Normanton’s roundel will mark the address she lived for the early part of her legal career. The first woman to practise at the...

Court Reduces A Lawyer’s Fees Award by $180,000 Due to Uncivil Conduct

The lack of civility between lawyers is a problem in the profession. But due to the adversarial nature of the job, it seems as...

US Lifts Trump-Imposed Sanctions on ICC Prosecutor

The United States said Friday it would lift sanctions imposed by former president Donald Trump's administration on the top prosecutor of the International Criminal...

Blogger Ordered to Pay $100,000 for Defamation

A Singaporean blogger was ordered Wednesday to pay almost $100,000 in damages for defaming the prime minister by sharing an article on Facebook linking...

Saudi Arabia to Spend $719m on New Courts Across the Kingdom

Five buildings will be built in Jeddah, seven in Makkah, and five in Riyadh, over the next three years Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Justice...

Junior Lawyer Suspended Over Email Sent in ‘Moment of Blind Panic’

he regulator has agreed that a junior lawyer should not be permanently banned from the profession for sending a single misleading email. Victoria Ellouise Whelan described being...

Uganda Supreme Court Justices Clash Over Opposition Leader Bobi Wine’s Case

From  Ugandan newspaper, Daily Monitor report: The Supreme Court of Uganda was thrown into pandemonium yesterday afternoon after Justice Esther Kisakye’s file was confiscated before...