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1. Convicted rapist’s ‘fatherly affection’ appeal flops

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/convicted-rapist-s-‘fatherly-affection-appeal-flops

The Supreme Court rejected an appeal this week from a man convicted of raping his 17-year-old step-daughter, citing a complete lack of basis in some of his arguments...

2. Fatal accident detail gets sentence reduced

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fatal-accident-detail-gets-sentence-reduced

An overlooked detail caught the attention of the Supreme Court during the appeal of a sentence, whereby a driver of a fuel tanker was initially found guilty of causing the death of a woman by dangerous or reckless driving...

3. Johnson goads opponents to call election as tempers flare over Brexit

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/johnson-goads-opponents-to-call-election-as-tempers-flare-over-brexit

Waving his arms and yelling “come on, come on”, Johnson implored his opponents in a raucous House of Commons session to bring a vote of no-confidence in the government and trigger an election to finally break the Brexit impasse. ...

4. A first step in an effort to reset Greek-Turkish relations

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/a-first-step-in-an-effort-to-reset-greek-turkish-relations

The Greek government reportedly sees Wednesday’s first meeting between Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Change Summit in New York as a first step in the effort to reset Greek-Turkish relations. ...

5. Syrian loses appeal on national security grounds

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/syrian-loses-appeal-on-national-security-grounds

A Syrian asylum seeker suspected of terrorism ties is being held lawfully in Cyprus according to a court ruling, after the suspect had filed an appeal over his arrest and lengthy detention...

6. UK Supreme Court rules PM Johnson's suspension of parliament was unlawful

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-rules-pm-johnson-s-suspension-of-parliament-was-unlawful

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to shut down the British parliament for five weeks in the run-up to Brexit was unlawful, the Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday in a humiliating rebuke to him. ...

7. Moody's changes Cyprus outlook to positive

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/moody-s-changes-cyprus-outlook-to-positive

Rating agency Moody’s changed the outlook for the Cypriot economy to positive from stable, citing the reduction of the sovereign exposure to event risks stemming from the banking sector and the improving fiscal strength beating previous expectations...

8. Foreclosure legislation unconstitutional

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/foreclosure-legislation-unconstitutional

The latest piece of legislation on foreclosures which was approved last Friday is unconstitutional...

9. Central Banker mulls bridging framework on foreclosures

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/central-banker-mulls-bridging-framework-on-foreclosures

The Central Bank will present recommendations aimed at rectifying the foreclosure framework it was announced on Thursday...

10. Cyprus Tax Webcast, July 2019

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-tax-webcast-july-2019

11. Brother gets six years in Strovolos double murder

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/brother-gets-six-years-in-strovolos-double-murder-case

A criminal court in Nicosia passed a sentence of six years to Lefteris Solomou, the half-brother of the main defendant in the Strovolos double murder, on burglary charges only...

12. Foreclosures: Parliament rejects President's referral

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/foreclosures-parliament-rejects-president-s-referral

The House of Representatives today rejected a presidential referral regarding a number of foreclosure legislation amendments. ...

13. Domestic worker’s death prompts new investigation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/domestic-worker-s-death-prompts-new-investigation

The Supreme Court has ruled that the case of a foreign domestic worker’s death is to be forwarded to the state attorney, after striking down a judicial review request by her employers who sought to block a human rights investigation...

14. Supreme Court revises triple murder sentence

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-revises-limassol-triple-murder-sentence

Convicted killer Christakis Thoma, who knifed three men in Limassol over three years ago, will serve three consecutive life sentences after the Supreme Court changed his manslaughter sentence to premeditated murder...

15. Supreme Court upholds driver’s mobile fine

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-upholds-driver-s-mobile-phone-fine

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by a driver who was found guilty of using his mobile phone while driving...

16. Israel to hold new elections after Netanyahu fails to form coalition

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israel-to-hold-new-elections-after-netanyahu-fails-to-form-coalition

17. Supreme Court stunned at lenient sentence

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-stunned-at-lenient-sentence

The Supreme Court has ruled that a suspended sentence for a man, who battered his girlfriend because she refused to have sex, was “exceptionally lenient” especially given his criminal past behaviour...

18. Editor looks to top court acquittal over Erdogan 'insult'

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/editor-looks-to-top-court-acquittal-over-erdogan-insult

The editor of a Turkish Cypriot newspaper says he believes the supreme court in the breakaway north of ethnically divided Cyprus will again find him not guilty of insulting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan should prosecutors appeal a lower court ruling that acquitted him....

19. The yellow lake

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-yellow-lake

In the last decade of the nineteenth century in America, two influential newspapers - New York World and New York Journal – went all out in a fierce competition that adopted sensationalized news reporting, prompting New York Press affiliates to coin the term yellow journalism...

20. Supreme Court invalidates police warrant

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-invalidates-police-warrant

A search warrant against an unlicenced education centre was found to have violated the principle of proportionality, according to a Supreme Court ruling that reprimanded law enforcement officials for acting beyond their scope...

21. A tear for Notre Dame

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/a-tear-for-notre-dame

22. State to appeal Court decision on salary cuts

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/state-to-appeal-court-decision

23. Driver loses appeal in Tseriou fatal accident

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-loses-appeal-in-tseriou-fatal-accident

The driver sentenced last year in the death of Styliana Papageorgiou, who was struck while trying to cross the street with her son, has lost an appeal with the Supreme Court...

24. President Anastasiades: Political cost preferable to letting go of Finance Minister

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-anastasiades-political-cost-preferable-to-letting-go-of-finance-minister

25. Cyprus scolded for unlawful detention

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-scolded-for-unlawful-detention

ECHR orders Cyprus to pay €30,000 in damages for the unlawful detention and degrading treatment of an Iranian national, mounting more pressure as MP's are debating a new asylum bill currently stuck under review...

26. The cost of playing fast and loose

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-cost-of-playing-fast-and-loose

As I was going over surveys into the perception of the electoral power of political parties in every EU member state, I revisited a quote from Oscar Wilde that said 'the truth is rarely pure and never simple'...

27. Commando facing weapons charges loses appeal

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/commando-facing-weapons-charges-loses-appeal

A military commando officer who is fighting possession charges for weapons and explosives has lost his appeal to the Supreme Court, with judges finding that search warrants issued by a civilian judge did not break any laws...

28. Sara gets four years in Strovolos case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/sara-gets-four-years-in-strovolos-case

The female defendant in the Strovolos double murder case has been sentenced to four years, after all but one charges were dropped following a plea bargain...

29. Tzionis seeks ruling on second autopsy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-seeks-ruling-on-second-autopsy

The main Strovolos double murder suspect has formally asked the Supreme Court for judicial review, with sources saying he will ask judges to throw out a second autopsy report citing violation of his rights...

30. Tzionis files case in Supreme Court

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-files-case-in-supreme-court

The main suspect in the Strovolos double murder case is seeking criminal legal aid before the Supreme Court in order to show his human rights have been violated...

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