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Obesity 'could be a disability' - EU courts rule

Obesity can constitute a disability in certain circumstances, the EU's highest court has ruled.
BBC: December 19, 2014

EU court orders Hamas removed from terror list

A European court has ruled that the Palestinian militant group Hamas must be removed from a European Union list of designated terror groups.
December 17, 2014

Greek judicial panel orders ex-finance minister to stand trial

A Greek judicial panel has ruled that former finance minister George Papaconstantinou must stand trial on charges related to a scandal over a list of potential tax evaders that caused outrage among crisis-hit Greeks.
Reuters: December 11, 2014

German defense company fined over Greek arms deals

A German defense and auto parts firm says it is paying a fine of nearly 37.1 million euros ($45.8 million) over allegations that a company representative in Greece made improper payments during arms deals in the country.
The Missoulian: December 11, 2014

Anarchist's hunger strike putting Greece in a bind

A three-week hunger strike by a young anarchist who has become a household name in Greece has left the embattled government in a quandary, just as it mulls more unpopular austerity measures.
The China Post: December 6, 2014

Case closed over Golden Dawn’s street market raid

Trial against neofascist MP hinged on just one witness as victims were reluctant to come forward
eKathimerini: December 6, 2014

Justice minister 'will not discuss' same-sex marriage

Justice Minister Haralambos Athansiou on Tuesday appeared categorically opposed to same-sex marriages, despite the European Court of Human Rights ruling in 2013
eKathimerini: December 2, 2014

Ex-Thessaloniki mayor's second graft trial put off until March

A second corruption trial involving Ex-Thessaloniki Mayor Vassilis Papageorgopoulos was postponed until March 16 next year on Monday.
eKathimerini: November 18, 2014

Golden Dawn MP cleared of involvement in attack on migrant stalls in Mesolongi

A court in Mesolongi, western Greece, on Friday cleared Golden Dawn deputy Constantinos Barbarousis of any involvement in an incident at an open-air market in the town in September 2012 when migrants’ stalls were smashed.
eKathimerini: November 14, 2014

'Why did you annoy them?' Coastguard officials acquitted of torture convictions

Calling for the sentences to be squashed, the prosecutor claimed that no torture could have taken place as there was no evidence that the coastguard officers had received training in torture methods
Enet: November 13, 2014