82-Year-Old Greek Woman Going to Trial for Selling Wild Greens

An elderly Greek woman is to due to appear in court in June charged with selling wild greens (horta) at a open market of...

Greek Court Vacates Eight-Year Jail Term for Hospital Cleaner

A Greek appeals court on Monday commuted a hospital cleaner's eight-year prison sentence to a three-year suspended sentence. She had originally been given the draconian...

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...

Bankers and Party Employees To Face Charges Over Questionable Political Funding

Bank executives and employees of the New Democracy and PASOK parties will soon face criminal charges, Greek media reported on Friday, after financial prosecutors...

Prominent Greek Lawyer Antonis Vgontzas Dies at 73

Greek lawyer and politician Antonis Vgontzas died in Athens on Friday. He was 73 years old. Vgontzas served in public office for many years including...

Greek Supreme Court Orders Investigation of Racist Incidents Involving Refugees

An investigation was ordered by Greece’s Supreme Court Prosecutor Xeni Demetriou on Thursday to investigate an attack on refugees which took place recently in Attica and...

Greek Model Returns to Greece After 16-Month Custody in Hong Kong

A Greek model who was cleared last week by a Hong Kong court of drug trafficking offenses returned to Greece on Wednesday. Eirini Melissaropoulou was...

Greek Prosecutor Files Charges Against Officials in Deadly Mandra Flood

The Athens prosecutor's office filed on Tuesday four misdemeanor charges against nine individuals for the deadly flash flood in Mandra, western Attica, in November...

European Commission Asks EU Court To Fine Greece For Water Pollution

The European Commission on Thursday asked the EU's highest court, the European Court of Justice, to fine Greece over water pollution due to agricultural activity. Referring...

Twenty People Charged in Deadly Fire in Mati, Greece

The Athens Prosecutor's Office announced on Tuesday that twenty people will be brought up on charges related to the deadly fire at the resort...

Former Greek Statistics Chief Acquitted for Third Time

The Appeals Justices Council on Thursday issued a ruling that for the third time acquits Andreas Georgiou, the former head of Greece's statistical...

Greece Amends Driving Restrictions for Vintage Vehicles

The Greek government has updated the rules of driving vintage cars on the roadways as of Friday. The new rules come as a joint decision...

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