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Greek ex-minister guilty of tampering with tax list

Former Greek Finance Minister George Papaconstantinou has been found guilty of removing relatives' names from a list of potential Greek tax evaders.
BBC: March 25, 2015

Leader of Greek far-right Golden Dawn freed from jail before trial

The leader of Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party was released from prison on Friday and placed under house arrest as an 18-month limit on pre-trial detention expired.
Reuters: March 20, 2015

US hits German bank with $1.45b in penalties

The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday ordered Germany's Commerzbank bank and its U.S. affiliates to pay $1.45 billion in penalties for violations of U.S. sanctions law and for a multibillion-dollar securities fraud.
March 13, 2015

Justice minister on Distomo court ruling

Justice Minister Nikos Paraskevopoulos on Wednesday in statements to ANT1 TV said he was prepared to give compensation of the relatives of those who suffered from the Nazi atrocities in Distomo.
March 11, 2015

Greece tries to end shame of migrant ‘Guantanamos’

Afghan migrant Nazir Gazemi shudders at the thought of the two and a half years he spent in the so-called Greek Guantanamos, the notorious migrant detention camps the country’s new government now says it will close.
Gulf News: March 8, 2015

Appeals Court adjourns Vatopedi land swaps trial to March 23

The Criminal Appeals Court on Monday adjourned the trial for the notorious Vatopedi Monastery land swaps affair to March 23.
March 3, 2015

Prosecutor orders preliminary investigation into allegations over conditions in Amygdaleza detention center

Head prosecutor Ilias Zagoreos ordered the launch of a preliminary investigation into recent reports and allegations regarding the living conditions for undocumented migrants being held at the Amygdaleza migrant detention center.
February 27, 2015

Law to protect indebted families from losing their homes will be tabled on Thursday

The government plans to table a law in Parliament on Thursday to protect main residences from confiscation and being auctioned off by creditors, according to sources on Tuesday.
February 18, 2015

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