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French court finds Saudi princess complicit in beating up workman

Prosecutors accused Princess Hassa bint Salman of ordering a bodyguard to beat up a workman in her luxury flat in Paris.

Trump’s former lawyer Cohen to report to prison for hush payments

Michael Cohen served as US President Donald Trump's personal lawyer and self-described 'fixer' for more than 10 years.

Trial of Pole charged over Papua separatist links to start Monday

The trial will be held in Wamena where Skrzypski was arrested.

Nine ex-military convicted for 1973 murder of Chile folk singer Jara

Jara's body was found days later, riddled with 44 bullets. He had been held, along with around 5,000 other political prisoners, in a sports stadium where he was interrogated, tortured and then killed.

Brazil’s Lula spends first day in prison, hoping to get out

Lula had entered prison in the southern city of Curitiba late on Saturday, becoming Brazil's first ex-president to be jailed on a criminal conviction.

French vegan convicted for comments on butcher killed by Islamist militant

A vegan in France who posted a Facebook message offering "zero sympathy" for a butcher killed by an Islamist militant during an attack last week was handed a seven-month suspended prison sentence for the remarks on Thursday, a judicial source said.

Indonesia reduces sentence of Christian inmates for Christmas

Annual policy applied on country's independence, religious festivals sees 9,333 prisoners have their sentences reduced, including former Jakarta governor Ahok.

Selva Kumar now banned from entering Sarawak

The convicted serial rapist's movements are now restricted to Peninsular Malaysia after the entry ban by both Borneo states.

Court dismisses Anwar’s challenge on right to vote

As a registered voter, his voting rights were not denied by the Election Commission, rules judge, saying jurisdiction lies with the Prisons DG.