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Stabbing rampage probe handed to French prosecutor

The assailant had worked for the police since 2003 without ever arousing suspicion.

Shafee in fresh bid to disqualify Sri Ram as prosecutor

The senior lawyer is seeking to introduce fresh evidence showing that Gopal Sri Ram cannot be appointed as deputy public prosecutor.

Apex court rules Sri Ram can prosecute in Najib’s 1MDB trial

However, Gopal Sri Ram's appointment letter as senior deputy public prosecutor must be produced and a copy extended to Najib Razak's lawyers.

Swiss prosecutor cleared in FIFA corruption probe, then quits

Charges have been pressed against former FIFA president Sepp Blatter as well as against FIFA's former Secretary General Jerome Valcke.

Turkish prosecutor: Khashoggi strangled and ‘cut into pieces’ in consulate

A senior Turkish official said earlier Wednesday that Saudi officials seemed primarily interested in finding out what evidence Turkey had against the perpetrators.

Saudi prosecutor met with Turkish intelligence on Khashoggi

It was claimed that Attorney General Sheikh Saud al-Mojeb was in pursuit of Khashoggi's phone, which the journalist handed to his Turkish fiancee before entering the consulate.

Saudi prosecutor to visit Istanbul over Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia is seeking to draw a line under the crisis but a string of gruesome details about the murder have continued to appear in the Turkish media.

Saudi prosecutor: Murder of Khashoggi ‘premeditated’

The kingdom sacked two top aides to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as well three intelligence officials and arrested 18 Saudi suspects.

Shafee seeks to disqualify Sri Ram as prosecutor in trial

The lawyer says he does not have a pleasant relationship with the ex-judge and fears he will not get a fair trial.

Bar Council told to act against Shafee for receiving RM9.5 million

Ex-Bar president Zainur Zakaria says a criminal investigation should be held along with a probe into professional misconduct.

Dr M should respond to Shafee’s claim on Sodomy 2 case,...

Former Batu Pahat MP Puad Zarkashi says the prime minister must break his silence on Shafee Abdullah's claim that Dr Mahathir Mohamad wanted him to be the prosecutor in Anwar Ibrahim's Sodomy 2 case.

Philippine anti-graft chief and Duterte critic retires

Conchita Carpio-Morales had been the Philippines' leading anti-corruption prosecutor since 2011.

Ukrainian prosecutor sparks cries of anti-Semitism

Anatoliy Matios' comments on Jews have sparked considerable outrage.

Spanish judges strike to demand greater independence

Around half of Spain's prosecutors and judges took part in the strike.

ICC asks Bangladesh for input on Rohingya jurisdiction

The International Criminal Court is considering a request by ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda for jurisdiction over alleged deportations of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh.

New prosecutor named as Kosovo war crimes court keeps working on...

Jack Smith will succeed David Schwendiman as chief prosecutor of the Specialist Chamber.

International Criminal Court prosecutor calls for end to violence in Gaza

ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said that she was monitoring developments in the Gaza Strip closely.

Peru prosecutors raid homes of ex-president Kuczynski

Television images had shown officials entering the properties with boxes, a day after Congress accepted Kuczynski's resignation.

Iran arrests top Ahmadinejad ally

According to a Tehran prosecutor, Esfandiar Rahim Mashaie has been arrested and is in detention.

Italian prosecutor says Regeni was murdered for his Cairo research

According to prosecutor Giuseppe Pignatone, Giulio Regeni was killed due to his research into Egypt's independent labour unions.

Ghana president names ex-minister as anti-graft prosecutor

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo named Martin Amidu as the anti-graft prosecutor who will probe specific corruption cases.

Contractor escapes gallows thanks to trial judge’s misstep

The Federal Court, in finding that a trial judge had acted as prosecutor and asked a prosecution witness incriminating questions, reduces murder charge and sentences contractor to 20 years’ in jail.

Lawyer: AG has no power to investigate MACC chief

He says AG is exclusively a prosecutor and must be seen to be independent of all investigating agencies.

Putrajaya seeks to strike out Anwar’s suit to quash sodomy conviction

Anwar claims he was denied a fair trial after prosecutor Shafee was allegedly paid RM9.5 million by PM.