Greek Court Approves Extradition of Bitcoin Fraud Suspect to Russia

A Greek court backed the extradition of a Russian citizen to Moscow, who also faces an extradition request by the United States on allegations...

First Citizen Lawsuit for East Attica Fires Filed by Retired Navy Officer

The first lawsuit by a private citizen over the devastating fire in East Attica on July 23 was filed with the chief prosecutor of...

Greek Judge Sicilianos Elected President of European Court of Human Rights

Greek judge Linos Alexandros Sicilianos was elected as President of the European Court of Human Rights on Monday. According to a press release issued by the...

Lawyers’ Strike Deemed Illegal by Top Greek Court

Greece's Council of State, it's top administrative court, decided that the Greek lawyers strike that started on January 12 is illegal and in violation...

Parents Sentenced to 14 years in Jail for Abusing Their Young Children

A 36-year-old Greek and his 37-year-old Romanian wife have been sentenced to 14 years in jail for the brutal abuse of their two young...

Court Suspends Immediate Arrest of Rebel Mount Athos Abbot Pending Appeal

The call for the immediate arrest of the rebel abbot of Esphigmenou Monastery on Mount Athos has been suspended by a Thessaloniki appeals court,...

Greek Court Gives 1,489-year Sentence to Migrant Smugglers

A court in northern Greece has sentenced 23 people to prison terms ranging from eight to 1,489 years for smuggling Iraqi and Syrian refugees...

Cleaner’s Conviction to 10-Year Imprisonment Over Forged Diploma Sparks Controversy

A 53-year-old woman was convicted to 15 years of imprisonment for forging an Elementary School diploma in order to get a job in the...

Supreme Court Prosecutor Appeals Rejection of N17 Terrorist’s Furlough Request

Supreme Court Prosecutor Xenia Dimitriou on Friday appealed a judicial council decision not to grant a new furlough to November 17 terrorist Dimitris Koufodinas,...

Greece Fined 10 Mln Euros for Violating EU Sewage Directive

The European Court of Justice has fined the Greek state for not implementing a European Union directive on urban waste water treatment that was...

Crack Down on Law-Breaking Beach Businesses in Greece

Businesses leasing beach space and providing customers services such as lounge chairs and umbrellas, have over-stepped a few laws while trying to beat out...

Greek Supreme Court Rules Against Extradition of 8 Turkish Army Officers

Greece's Supreme Court on Thursday ruled against the extradition to Turkey of the eight army officers who sought political asylum after the failed coup...

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