justice http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20802/all en Britain: justice delayed, finally triumphs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europa/britain-justice-delayed-finally-triumphs 18 years after his murder, a case that changed Britain, the killers of Stephen Lawrence are finally convicted of the crime<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europa/britain-justice-delayed-finally-triumphs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British society Cold Case CSI Daily Mail Dickens Home justice Paul Dacre racism Regions Stephen Lawrence Europe United Kingdom Europa GlobalPost Blogs Tue, 03 Jan 2012 17:41:06 +0000 Michael Goldfarb 5685750 at http://www.globalpost.com Polish prosecutor Mikolaj Przybyl shoots himself in head on camera http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/poland/120109/polish-prosecutor-mikolaj-przybyl-shot-in-head <p> &quot;I will protect the honor of an officer of the Polish armed forces and prosecution,&quot; military prosecutor Mikolaj Przybyl said, moments before shooting himself in the head.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/poland/120109/polish-prosecutor-mikolaj-przybyl-shot-in-head" target="_blank">read more</a></p> justice World Leaders Military Poland Mon, 09 Jan 2012 16:12:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5686482 at http://www.globalpost.com Bahrain police on trial over death of detained blogger Zakariya Rashid Hassan al-Ashiri http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/120111/bahrain-police-trial-dead-blogger-zakariya-rashid-hassan-al-ashiri <p> The cause of Ashiri&#39;s death was originally given as complications resulting from sickle-cell anaemia, but photos of his body showed heavy bruises that suggested he had been beaten.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/120111/bahrain-police-trial-dead-blogger-zakariya-rashid-hassan-al-ashiri" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Bahrain justice Middle East Wed, 11 Jan 2012 14:05:40 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5686903 at http://www.globalpost.com Islamist Abu Qatada cannot be deported from UK, rules human rights court http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/120117/abu-qatada-deported-britain-european-court-human-rights <p> The European Court of Human Rights ruled that deporting Abu Qatada to Jordan would put him at risk of facing an unfair trial, based on evidence obtained through torture.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/120117/abu-qatada-deported-britain-european-court-human-rights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> human rights justice terrorism Europe Jordan United Kingdom Tue, 17 Jan 2012 14:32:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5687699 at http://www.globalpost.com Yemen president Ali Abdullah Saleh granted immunity http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/120121/yemen-president-ali-abdullah-saleh-immunity <br /> Parliament passed an amended version of the bill, following public outcry over proposals to give all Saleh's associates blanket immunity from prosecution.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/120121/yemen-president-ali-abdullah-saleh-immunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ali Abdullah Saleh Arab Spring human rights justice United Nations World Leaders Yemen Middle East United States Sat, 21 Jan 2012 12:41:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5688345 at http://www.globalpost.com Uhuru Kenyatta, William Ruto among 4 suspects to stand trial for Kenya post-election violence http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120123/uhuru-kenyatta-william-ruto-trial-kenya-icc <br /> The four men charged allegedly helped organize attacks on groups they perceived as supporting other candidates than theirs in the 2007 presidential election, leading to weeks of violence and more than 1,000 deaths.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120123/uhuru-kenyatta-william-ruto-trial-kenya-icc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa justice Kenya World Leaders Elections Politics Mon, 23 Jan 2012 15:19:00 +0000 News Desk 5688452 at http://www.globalpost.com Mumbai attacker, Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, appeals in Indian Supreme Court http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/120131/mumbai-attacks-mohammad-ajmal-amir-kasab-appeal-supreme-court <br /> "I may be guilty of killing people and carrying out a terrorist act but I am not guilty of waging war against the state," said convicted terrorist Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/120131/mumbai-attacks-mohammad-ajmal-amir-kasab-appeal-supreme-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> justice India Pakistan Tue, 31 Jan 2012 11:38:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5689612 at http://www.globalpost.com Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon convicted of illegal wiretapping http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/spain/120209/spanish-judge-baltasar-garzon-convicted-wiretapping Garzón was found guilty of authorizing illegal recordings of conversations between defense lawyers and their clients in jail.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/spain/120209/spanish-judge-baltasar-garzon-convicted-wiretapping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baltasar Garzon justice Spain Thu, 09 Feb 2012 13:58:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5691055 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt: 75 people charged over deadly Port Said soccer riot http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120315/75-people-charged-port-said-soccer-riot The defendants include nine police officers and three officials from the Al Masry soccer club, at whose grounds the match was played.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120315/75-people-charged-port-said-soccer-riot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt justice Soccer Thu, 15 Mar 2012 12:59:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5696225 at http://www.globalpost.com EU condemns Belarus for execution of alleged Minsk subway bombers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120319/eu-belarus-execution-minsk-subway-bombing <p> The two men executed &quot;were not accorded due process, including the right to defend themselves,&quot; according to the EU&#39;s head of foreign policy, Catherine Ashton.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120319/eu-belarus-execution-minsk-subway-bombing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Belarus death penalty justice Europe Mon, 19 Mar 2012 13:20:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5696678 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: 'Butcher of Bosnia' on trial http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-butcher-bosnia-trial Former Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic went on trial today in The Hague.&nbsp;</p> <p> Mladic is accused of genocide and crimes against humanity during the Bosnian War of the 1990s, including the alleged orchestration of the Srebrenica massacre.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-butcher-bosnia-trial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia crimes against humanity genocide justice War Europe Chatter Wed, 16 May 2012 10:18:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5704408 at http://www.globalpost.com Pakistan finally catches on to 'witness protection' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/pakistan/121226/pakistan-witness-protection-justice-law-courts-human-rights <p>KARACHI, Pakistan &mdash; Witnesses in Pakistan disappear with such shocking frequency that most killers &mdash; even the ones that confess &mdash; go free.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/pakistan/121226/pakistan-witness-protection-justice-law-courts-human-rights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> justice Conflict Zones Politics Pakistan Sun, 30 Dec 2012 21:29:00 +0000 Mariya Karimjee 5730302 at http://www.globalpost.com These people spent decades in jail for crimes they didn't commit http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/140506/6-people-convicted-of-crimes-they-did-not-commit <p>Thanks to the work of the Innocence Network all over the world, they were finally freed.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/140506/6-people-convicted-of-crimes-they-did-not-commit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> justice Want to Know United States Mon, 12 May 2014 18:32:21 +0000 Allison Jackson 6140361 at http://www.globalpost.com