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Jihadist gang jailed over Notre-Dame bomb plot

Case is first to involve group of women attempting to stage an attack in France.

Higher penalties will get punters to bet legally, says lawyer

However, it all boils down to how effective enforcement of the law is, says N Sivananthan.

Lorry driver gets 40 years, 24 strokes of rotan for incest,...

Judge says what he did would leave a lasting trauma on 11-year-old daughter.

Sticks and stones don’t put food on the table

Urgent policies and reforms are needed to ensure justice is upheld.

Court of Appeal upholds Movida bombers’ 25-year jail sentence

The court says the crime committed by the duo was serious as it not only caused injuries but also damaged property.

Turkish court sentences opposition figure to nearly 10 years’ jail

However, Canan Kaftancioglu of the Republican People’s Party will not immediately go to jail pending appeals.

Maria says shariah court’s jail sentence on ex-wife of Naza boss...

The PJ MP questions the shariah court for not going after fathers who do not provide child support or maintenance.

Myanmar jails filmmaker for Facebook posts critical of military

161 people are in jail or on trial in Myanmar on politically motivated charges says a human rights group.

Saudi woman activist rejects release deal tied to denying torture

Loujain al-Hathloul was arrested over a year ago as Saudi Arabia ended a ban on women driving cars, which she and other detainees had long campaigned for.

Odour pollution in rivers ‘quite common’ in Selangor, says minister

Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Xavier Jeyakumar says it is difficult to monitor the culprits polluting Sungai Selangor.

Swedish prosecutor to decide on charging rapper A$AP Rocky

The Swiss prosecutor has until 11am (0900 GMT) on July 19 to decide on whether to press charges.

Kardashian contacts White House over A$AP Rocky jailing

The rapper is imprisoned in Stockholm over his alleged participation in a brawl.

Ex-pilot jailed 2 years, fined RM300,000 for moneylending

TS Bir Singh will have to serve an extra 12 months if he fails to pay the fine.

Many inmates don’t deserve their jail time, says lawyer

Authorities are urged to provide sentencing guidelines to ensure the fitness of punishments for petty crimes.

Do road bullies deserve jail sentence?

USM don says mandatory prison sentence must be imposed on all violent offenders.

Mechanic jailed for causing marathon runner’s death

Evelyn Ang held on to life for three months before succumbing to her injuries in the December 2017 incident.

2 Viet poachers jailed 2 years, fined RM1.56 mil for wildlife...

They were arrested by Perhilitan officers on April 15 in Hulu Sungai Tersat in Taman Negara, Pahang.

Gardener jailed 2 months for insulting Agong on Facebook

The father of four pleads guilty to offence.

Ex-Nissan boss Ghosn released from Tokyo jail after posting bail

It was Carlos Ghosn's second spell in the Tokyo detention centre.

Lawyer Arun jailed 30 days, fined RM40,000 for contempt of court

He says he regrets his action but refuses to apologise to the court.

Cop who misused police petrol card for RM90,000 jailed

He had instructed a supervisor at a petrol station to swipe the card randomly when motorists went in for refuelling and pocketed the money paid in cash.

Saudi female activist charged with diplomat, reporter contacts

The detained activists have become a symbol of a political crackdown led by Prince Mohammed, even as he opens up the economy and loosens social restrictions.

Ambani avoids jail after paying US$80 million dues to Ericsson

Ambani's Reliance Communications paid the required US$80 million, according to spokeswoman for Ericsson, Ruchika Batra.

Australian Cardinal Pell sentenced to 6 years jail for abusing 2...

The former Vatican treasurer is the highest ranking Catholic priest worldwide to be convicted for child sex offences.