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Turkey plane crash: Prosecutors summon pilots after jet snaps into three - CNN

CNN - 2020-09-30 00:05

Turkish prosecutors prepare second indictment over Khashoggi murder | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-09-28 22:51

Al-Monitor: Turkish army accused of throwing Kurdish farmers from helicopter

Justice for Kurds - 2020-09-26 06:47
Turkish prosecutors have begun to investigate allegations that a pair of Kurdish farmers were brutally beaten and thrown out of a military helicopter in the southeastern province of Van on Sept. 11 in a case that has recalled the horrors inflicted on loca ...

Turkey issues arrest warrants for 82 over pro-Kurdish protests

E-Kurd - 2020-09-26 06:15
ANKARA,— Turkish prosecutors on Friday issued arrest warrants for 82 people, including a mayor and several former lawmakers from the Kurdish HDP party, who are accused of involvement in 2014 protests that left 37 dead. The Ankara chief public prosecutor’s ...

Prosecutors prepares summary of procedings for 7 HDP deputies

ANF - 2020-09-25 18:45
Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office announced that it will prepare a summary of procedings on 7 HDP deputies. ...

Turkish Prosecutors Order 82 Arrests Over 2014 Kurdish Protests | Balkan Insight

Balkaninsight - 2020-09-25 12:41

2017 law governing Turkey’s Board of Judges and Prosecutors undermines independence of judiciary: UN special rapporteur - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-09-24 10:14

Czech prosecutors will not extradite Syrian Kurdish leader Saleh Muslim | Al Arabiya English

Alarabiya - 2020-09-09 17:16

KY Prosecutors Offer Breonna Taylor’s Ex-Boyfriend Plea Deal to Name Taylor in Drug Case | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-09-01 17:24

Berlin motorway crashes probed as terror attack

BBC - 2020-08-20 00:56
A man rams three motorbikes in what prosecutors say was an "Islamist-motivated" attack. ...

Chad inquiry finds 44 prisoners died in hot, overcrowded cell

BBC - 2020-08-10 01:14
Prosecutors in Chad had suggested 44 prisoners killed themselves, but a new report says otherwise. ...

Spanish emeritus King leaves over financial investigation

ANF - 2020-08-04 11:16
Spain’s emeritus king Juan Carlos I leaves the country after Swiss and Spanish prosecutors opened an investigation into bank accounts allegedly held by Juan Carlos in tax havens. ...

Prosecutors accuse ex-Trump adviser Flynn of trying to walk-back guilty plea - Reuters

Reuters - 2020-07-29 14:07

Danish murder on Bornholm island raises tension in race debate

BBC - 2020-07-20 01:53
Police and prosecutors rule out racism, but activists ask if hate crimes are being properly investigated. ...

Three Bombs Explode Near Kurdish Military Prosecutors Office In Syrias Raqqa - Reports - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2020-07-15 01:45

Prosecutors refuse to explain why they dropped terror charges against Kurdish YPG supporters | The Independent

Independent - 2020-07-10 17:45

Turkmen Prosecutors Visit Turkey Over Deadly Bootleg-Vodka Poisoning

Rferl - 2020-06-30 22:42

Top European court demands explanation from Turkish gov’t for pre-trial detention of judges, prosecutors after coup attempt - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-06-30 16:42

'Rise of informants': Tip-offs to prosecutors increased by 118 percent in a year - english

Bianet - 2020-06-22 17:12

Coronavirus: Italy prosecutors to quiz PM Conte on crisis

BBC - 2020-06-12 02:08
Victims' relatives say the authorities fatally delayed a lockdown in northern Italy. ...

Swedish prosecutors close Olof Palme murder inquiry

ANF - 2020-06-10 12:01
Swedish prosecutors closed the investigation into the unsolved 1986 murder of the Social Democrat prime minister, Olof Palme. ...

Olof Palme: Who killed Sweden's prime minister?

BBC - 2020-06-08 01:37
Olof Palme was shot dead on Sweden's busiest road in 1986. Now, prosecutors may know who killed him. ...

New charges in Floyd killing may give prosecutors clearer path to conviction - News Brig

Newsbrig - 2020-06-05 02:56

Turkish prosecutors file indictment over Khashoggi killing

KBTX - 2020-05-29 16:10

New investigation against Selahattin Demirtaş

ANF - 2020-05-29 11:49
New investigation against People's Democratic Party's former co-chair Selahattin Demirtaş for saying to prosecutors in his defense that 'they will be held accountable before the judiciary'. ...

Russia Khachaturyan sisters: Investigators refuse to drop murder case

BBC - 2020-05-14 00:26
Prosecutors earlier decided the Khachaturyan sisters suffered prolonged physical and sexual abuse. ...

'Alcohol poisoning' kills jailed Egyptian filmmaker

BBC - 2020-05-07 01:21
Shady Habash, whose video mocked the president, "mistook hand sanitiser for water", prosecutors say. ...

Nearly half of Turkey’s judges and prosecutors are inexperienced newcomers in the aftermath of mass purge, says Reuters - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-05-06 23:54

HELP Course for judges, prosecutors and criminal investigators on ‘Anti-Trafficking’ - News

COE - 2020-05-01 15:10

Turkish prosecutors level new terrorism-related charges against jailed Diyarbakır mayor - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-04-12 03:48

Four European legal associations ask Turkey to release judges

ANF - 2020-04-01 08:13
Four European Judges associations writes an open letter to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urging him "to include the imprisoned judges and prosecutors in the list of prisoners, whose sentences are to be given house arrest or are postoned." ...

Prosecutors reveal threats Roger Stone wrote to Mueller witness: ‘You are a rat. Prepare to die’ | The Independent

Independent - 2020-03-21 07:09

Prosecutors urge denial of early prison release for Bernie Madoff

Yahoo - 2020-03-06 20:40

HDP’s Oluç: Prosecutors receive orders from party leaders

ANF - 2020-02-26 18:18
An investigation has been initiated following the HDP's congress last Sunday. HDP’s Saruhan Oluç said: "The prosecutors are acting on the orders of certain party leaders." ...

Turkish prosecutors keep ‘backup files’ to use against gov’t opponents - lawyer | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-02-22 14:45

Prosecutors file to lift immunity from pro-Kurdish party deputies | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-02-20 20:33

Turkish prosecutors launch investigation into Erdoğan’s advisor | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-02-14 14:53

Prosecutors Demand Life Sentence for Turkish Businessman — Naharnet

Naharnet - 2020-02-06 18:01

Turkish prosecutors seek life sentences for 2016 Istanbul car bombing suspects | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-01-30 17:45

Think tank report linking PKK, Alevis exercising freedom of expression - Turkish prosecutors | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-01-29 17:05

Weinstein prosecutors deploy Cosby trial expert [Video]

Yahoo - 2020-01-22 12:11

US prosecutors demand escalating penalties for Turkish lender

Yahoo - 2020-01-22 06:46

Brazil dam collapse: Murder charges filed by prosecutors

BBC - 2020-01-22 00:24
At least 250 people died a year ago when a dam owned by Vale collapsed in Minas Gerais state. ...

Turkey orders 176 soldiers detained over ties to cleric: Anadolu

Reuters - 2020-01-14 09:26
Turkish prosecutors on Tuesday ordered 176 soldiers detained over suspected links to the network that Ankara says was behind a coup attempt three-and-a-half years ago, state-owned Anadolu news agency reported. ...

Tokyo court grants prosecutors' request to revoke Ghosn's bail - The Mainichi

Mainichi - 2020-01-01 23:10

Prominent lawyer lambastes AG, top prosecutors as 'head of the snake' | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-11-27 06:26

Sweden Launches Investigations into Iraqi Defense Minister's Case

BAS News - 2019-11-26 23:33
ERBIL - Sweden said that it has launched an investigation into the issue of the Iraqi defense minister for suspected crimes against humanity and other benefits fraud related to his time as a refugee in the Scandinavian country. Citing Swedish prosecutors ...

Prosecutors probe terror motive in Utrecht attack - Reuters TV

Reuters - 2019-11-22 16:31

Syrian Suspected of Planning Attack in Berlin Arrested

BAS News - 2019-11-19 14:56
ERBIL — German police on Tuesday arrested a 37-year-old Syrian man believed to be planning a terrorist attack in Berlin, police and prosecutors confirmed. The man reportedly exchanged bomb building material through an Islamist messenger group. Police dis ...

Germany arrests woman, accused of joining IS, on return home

Seattle Times - 2019-11-16 12:16
BERLIN (AP) — A German woman accused of joining the Islamic State group in Syria and marrying an IS fighter has been arrested on arrival in Germany. Federal prosecutors said the woman, identified only as Nasim A., was arrested Friday evening. They said S ...

Turkish prosecutors seek up to 15 years for ousted Kurdish mayors | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-06 14:51

Lori Loughlin fights off demand from prosecutors to fire her legal team because it represents USC | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-31 17:16

Navy SEAL prosecutors to be stripped of achievement medals | KOKH

Okcfox - 2019-10-19 16:19

New York prosecutors subpoena Trump's tax returns | WEAR

Weartv - 2019-10-18 19:28

Turkish prosecutors issue arrest warrant to block release of former HDP leader Demirtaş | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-10-13 22:36

Felicity Huffman sentencing: Prosecutors plan to seek jail time in college admissions scandal - CNN

CNN - 2019-10-12 07:29

Prosecutors ask judge to stop fake heiress profiting from Netflix show -

Independent - 2019-10-12 01:02

Prosecutors steadfast in Epstein abuse probe despite death | KVII

Abc7amarillo - 2019-10-11 03:00

American couple "abandoned' 11-year-old daughter to move to Canada, prosecutors say [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-10-08 07:55

Paris police killings: Attacker showed signs of 'radicalisation'

BBC - 2019-10-06 01:27
Prosecutors say Thursday's knife attacker approved of the terrorist attack on the magazine Charlie Hebdo. ...

Malaysian prosecutors wrap up first case against Najib

Gulan Media - 2019-08-27 19:35

'Hollywood Ripper' Michael Gargiulo found guilty of double murders

BBC - 2019-08-16 00:01
Michael Gargiulo preyed on women before carrying out knife attacks, prosecutors said. ...

Prosecutors open Istanbul elections probe; re-run still looms - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-08 09:11

Turkish judges and prosecutors receive training in China in a shift from the EU and CoE – Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2019-08-04 21:54

Gezi case court board changed

ANF - 2019-08-01 09:45
The Council of Judges and Prosecutors (HSK) changed the court board of the Gezi case. ...

Prosecutors: Jeffrey Epstein had 'piles of cash,' diamonds, expired passport with fake name [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-19 19:35

Daphne Caruana Galizia: Malta journalist's murder suspects to stand trial

BBC - 2019-07-17 00:01
Prosecutors issue a bill of indictment against three men held in 2017 over Daphne Caruana Galizia's death. ...

Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein paid $350,000 to 2 potential witnesses who might have testified against him: Prosecutors [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-14 01:20

Prosecutors complete indictment of televangelist Adnan Oktar

Gulan Media - 2019-07-13 19:13

FBI arrests Syrian refugee for church bomb plot

BBC - 2019-06-21 00:02
Prosecutors say the suspected plot against a Pittsburgh church was inspired by the IS terror group. ...

500 Purged Turkish Judges and Prosecutors Go to Top European Court

Theglobepost - 2019-06-11 16:54

ECHR notifies Turkey of over 540 applications on detained judges, prosecutors | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-05 08:47

European Court of Human Rights questions Turkey about arrested judges and prosecutors - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-06-04 10:09

More than 500 Turkish judges and prosecutors want cases heard by human rights court

Businesslive - 2019-06-03 16:13

Prosecutors consider terror motive in Utrecht tram shooting - Evening Express

Eveningexpress - 2019-06-03 00:12

Dutch prosecutors consider terror motive in tram shooting | News24

News24 - 2019-06-01 17:46

Accused Utrecht Shooter Admits Guilt, Faces Terror-Related Charges: Dutch Prosecutors | The Daily Caller

Dailycaller - 2019-06-01 00:14

Prosecutors consider terror motive in Utrecht tram shooting

Irishexaminer - 2019-05-31 23:26

Utrecht tram gunman to face terrorism charges, Dutch prosecutors say

Telegraph - 2019-05-31 15:57

Letter in Dutch suspect's getaway car suggests terror motive - prosecutors

EWN - 2019-05-31 03:17

Dutch prosecutors seek motive in Utrecht tram shooting - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-31 03:17

Dutch Prosecutors Consider Terror Motive in Tram Shooting - NBC Connecticut

Nbcconnecticut - 2019-05-31 03:17

Tehran ex-mayor Najafi handed to prosecutors over wife’s killing

BBC - 2019-05-31 00:30
Veteran politician Mohammad Ali Najafi says he shot her by mistake in a case that has shocked Iran. ...

Three Suspects Denied Bond as Prosecutors Reveal Murder of Pregnant Teen Was Allegedly Planned for Weeks [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-19 08:26

Dutch prosecutors: Suspect in Utrecht tram shooting to be charged with murder or manslaughter ... | KIRO-TV

Kiro7 - 2019-05-13 03:06

News Wrap: Federal prosecutors believe Trump could have been charged with obstruction | PBS NewsHour

PBS - 2019-05-07 06:33

Prosecutors oppose giving unredacted Mueller report to Trump adviser Stone [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-06 10:55

Sudan crisis: Cash hoard found at al-Bashir's home

BBC - 2019-04-21 00:02
Prosecutors launch an inquiry after cash in several currencies is found at Omar al-Bashir's residence ...

Terror Suspect Confesses to Deadly Netherlands Attack: Prosecutors – Al-Manar TV Lebanon

Almanar - 2019-04-20 12:31

France: Prosecutors Rule Out Arson At Notre Dame

Waar Media - 2019-04-16 16:31
WAAR_DUHOK Prosecutors have ruled out the possibility of arson in Monday’s massive fire which gutted Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. “We are favoring the theory of an accident. Nothing indicates this was a deliberate act,” Paris public prosecutor Remy Hei ...

ISIS Bride Spills Info In Murder Case Of 5-Year-Old Girl To Undercover Security Services Driver, Prosecutors Say | The Daily Caller

Dailycaller - 2019-04-10 21:46

Prosecutors announce new charges for Lori Loughlin and husband [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-04-10 20:18

Turkish prosecutors launch investigation into footballer accused of alleged razor attack | Football News | Sky Sports

Skysports - 2019-04-06 15:50

Turkish prosecutors launch investigation into HDP’s new Diyarbakır co-mayors | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-05 16:49

Jussie Smollett: 'I have been truthful since day one'

BBC - 2019-03-27 03:23
Actor Jussie Smollett speaks after prosecutors drop all charges for allegedly staging a racist and homophobic attack. ...

Khashoggi murder: Saudi agent talked about hiding journalist's remains before his killing, prosecutors say | The Independent

Independent - 2019-03-25 06:15

Dutch prosecutors consider terror motive in tram shooting

WAFF - 2019-03-24 10:03

Prosecutors: Utrecht gunman had terrorist intent, other possible motives under investigation - BusinessGhana

Businessghana - 2019-03-22 16:38

Prosecutors: Utrecht gunman had terrorist intent, other possible motives under investigation - World | The Star Online

Thestar - 2019-03-21 18:38

Rep. Jim Jordan on departures of prosecutors from Robert Mueller's team [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-20 08:16
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