lucrative litigation for lawyers

A migrant and his lawyer in front of the National Court for the Right of Asylum, in Montreuil. The CNDA has become the first administrative court in France. Marc CHAUMEIL/Divergence LE FIGARO INFO – The cost of legal aid, paid to specialized firms that plead at the CNDA, exceeded 21 million euros last year. “If … Read more

Legal assistance dogs for children

During the hearing, the dog lies down next to the child, puts his head on his knees, and can stick more or less strongly against him. 305686829/VLRS – stock.adobe.com They are trained to accompany and calm minors questioned by investigators. Six are currently employed in France. At the Saint-Lô hospital, in the Manche department, the … Read more

Erwan Le Morhedec, the lawyer who dreams of another end of life

PORTRAIT – Known thanks to his blog and social networks, under the name of Koztoujours, this lawyer passionate about social debates publishes a documented plea against the legalization of euthanasia. He is one of the voices of Catholics in France. With his black jacket, corduroy trousers and trimmed beard, he looks like the ideal son-in-law. … Read more

Is it still possible to escape this digital hell in which we let ourselves be locked up?

A woman uses her smartphone to log her personal data on a period tracking app. Atlantico: Supreme Court-suggested changes to abortion law in the United States are pushing clinics to look at digital privacy. Some clinic workers say they’re embracing encrypted messaging apps and Zoom meetings to leave fewer paper trails if Roe v Wade … Read more

Guy Georges’ ex-lawyer facing the judges

Expelled from the bar on a charge of rape, Alex Ursulet had appealed. The hearing was held on Thursday. Radiated from the Paris bar on December 31, 2019, lawyer Alex Ursulet, 64, who had notably defended serial killer Guy Georges, appealed this decision to the Disciplinary Council of the Order. A young woman, an intern … Read more

A lawyers’ strike seizes the asylum machine

The National Court for the Right of Asylum (CNDA) has been undergoing a slow strike since October, which lengthens the processing time for cases and affects its balance sheet. “This week, the lawyers’ strike is Monday and Thursday.” Vice-president of the National Court of Asylum (CNDA), Isabelle Dely does not resign herself: “We will have … Read more

In the United States, students denounce their school’s anti-LGBT policy

SOLIDARITY – These American students skillfully denounced the anti-LGBT+ policy of their university, located in Seattle, Washington. At their graduation, they each handed an LGBT+ community flag to the principal of their school, as you can see in our video at the top of the article. Quickly, the images of their action went viral, collecting … Read more

the lawyer of 55 victims denounces “a simulator”

The trial of ex-dentist Lionel and his father Jean-Claude Guedj has been taking place for four weeks, accused of having devitalized 580 healthy teeth for financial purposes. “You are a mutilator and a simulator“: at the opening of the pleadings of the civil parties, a lawyer for victims did not spare the ex-dentist Lionel Guedj, … Read more

request for suspension of the sentence of his lawyers for “vital prognosis engaged”

Since his assault, Yvan Colonna has been in a coma, between life and death. Given his condition and relying on a law provided for this purpose, his lawyers are asking that his sentence be suspended. Yvan Colonna’s lawyers are going to file a request for the suspension of his sentence, for “vital prognosis involved“, after … Read more

should it be better to give them kibble or mash?

According to a magazine survey I’m interested on the diet of our four-legged friends, “one in two cats is overweight and one in three is obese”. Does this mean that the industrial food for animals is not suitable? “Not necessarily, because all the same the life expectancy of our companions has increased a lot in … Read more