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U.S. pastor’s lawyer says new Turkish prosecution witnesses irrelevant to case

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – New prosecution witnesses expected to testify on Friday in the Turkish trial of a U.S. Christian pastor on terrorism charges lack relevance as their testimony will focus on incidents after Andrew Brunson’s arrest, his lawyer said. FILE PHOTO: Ismail Cem Halavurt, lawyer of the jailed pastor Andrew Brunson, talks to media outside the Aliaga Prison and Courthouse ...

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Prosecution failed to prove dependency of Nawaz’s children, says Haris | Pakistan

The accountability court is situated inside the Federal Judicial Complex in Sector G-11. Photo: Geo News ISLAMABAD: Nawaz Sharif’s lawyer Khawaja Haris, while concluding his final arguments in the Avenfield properties reference against the Sharif family, Wednesday said the prosecution failed to prove that Nawaz Sharif’s children were dependent on the former premier. Nawaz and his family are facing three ...

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Newspaper headlines: Prosecution call over Gosport hospital deaths

Newspaper headlines: Prosecution call over Gosport hospital deaths By BBC News Staff Image caption The report into the deaths of hundreds of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital after they were given dangerous doses of painkillers for no medical reason leads several papers. The Guardian says their families have pledged to continue their fight for criminal prosecutions. Image caption The ...

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Khadija stabbing case: LHC says prosecution failed to prove attacker’s guilt | Pakistan

Khadija Siddiqui. Photo: file  LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday released its detailed verdict in the Khadija stabbing case, in which it said the prosecution failed to prove the guilt of the accused beyond reasonable doubt. The court earlier this week acquitted Shah Hussain, who was accused of stabbing his classmate Khadija Siddiqui 23 times in broad daylight. ...

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Prosecution failed to prove its stance in Avenfield reference: Nawaz | Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said the prosecution had ‘failed miserably’ to prove both, its stance and any link between him and the London flats, in the Avenfield properties reference.  Nawaz recorded answers to 55 questions in the reference before the accountability court today.  The Avenfield reference, pertaining to the Sharif family’s London properties, is among three ...

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Brazil’s ruling ends some politicians’ protection from prosecution

SAO PAULO/BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Supreme Court on Thursday ruled to restrict federal lawmakers’ protection from prosecution, a move hailed by some experts as a blow to impunity for the powerful, but a decision that may open new avenues for politicians to stall cases. Before the ruling, Brazil’s 594 members of Congress, roughly half of whom face some type of ...

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NAB to expand prosecution team for Sharif family references: sources | Pakistan

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on March 20, 2018 decided to expand the prosecution team in the references against the Sharif family, sources informed Geo News. Photo: Geo News ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday decided to expand the prosecution team in the references against the Sharif family, sources informed Geo News. Senior lawyers in the prosecution team, ...

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