Europe

Ex-Nazi camp guard handed suspended sentence over WWII atrocities

Bruno Dey is convicted for his role in the killing of 5,230 people when he was a teenaged guard at a concentration camp.

Ex-Nazi camp guard handed suspended sentence over WWII atrocities

United States

Supreme Court's Ginsburg undergoing chemotherapy for liver cancer

The oldest Supreme Court justice has faced a series of health challenges in recent years.

Supreme Court's Ginsburg undergoing chemotherapy for liver cancer

Europe

UK court: 'ISIL bride' Begum can return to fight for citizenship

Shamima Begum who had her UK citizenship revoked after joining ISIL in Syria should be allowed to return, judges say.

UK court: 'ISIL bride' Begum can return to fight for citizenship

AJ IMPACT

EU's top court invalidates data-sharing pact with US

The ruling could require EU regulators to vet any new transfers due to concerns that the US can snoop on people's data.

EU's top court invalidates data-sharing pact with US

US & Canada

US Supreme Court justice Ginsburg hospitalised with infection

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, has taken frequent trips to the hospital in recent years for various ailments.

US Supreme Court justice Ginsburg hospitalised with infection

Sudan

Sudan annuls apostasy death sentence amid reform drive

Changes in criminal law, including outlawing FGM, are being made to achieve equality, Sudan's justice minister says.

Changes in criminal law as Sudan annuls apostasy death sentence

Human Rights

Q&A: UN's Agnes Callamard on drone strike that killed Soleimani

UN rapporteur discusses armed drones, the illegality of Soleimani's killing, and the myth of 'surgical strikes'.

Q&A: UN's Agnes Callamard on drone strike that killed Soleimani

Europe

Swedish court acquits ex-ambassador to China over dissident talks

Judges say Anna Lindstedt had not overstepped her diplomatic brief in efforts to free a Chinese-Swedish bookseller.

Swedish court acquits ex-ambassador to China over dissident talks

Europe

Russia arrests governor on suspicion of ordering murders

Sergey Furgal is considered the 'organiser of an attempted murder and the murder of a number of businesspeople'.

Russia arrests governor on suspicion of ordering murders

AJ Impact

Deutsche Bank hit with $150m fine for Jeffrey Epstein dealings

New York said Deutsche failed to monitor Epstein's transactions despite ample evidence of his sexual misconduct.

Deutsche Bank hit with $150m fine for Jeffrey Epstein dealings

Europe

Actor Johnny Depp's libel trial against The Sun opens in London

The star of the Pirates of the Caribbean begins legal action over a newspaper article that called him a 'wife beater'.

Actor Johnny Depp's libel trial against The Sun opens in London

AJ Impact

US Supreme Court considers Nestle, Cargill human rights appeals

The court will hear appeals by two companies accused of knowingly helping perpetuate slavery at Ivory Coast cocoa farms.

US Supreme Court considers Nestle, Cargill human rights appeals

AJ Impact

Booking.com can trademark its name, US Supreme Court rules

In key trademark case, top US court rules 8-1 that booking.com name is unique, not generic.

Booking.com can trademark its name, US Supreme Court rules

AJ Impact

US Supreme Court hands Trump more authority over consumer agency

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was set up under President Obama and has long been criticised by Republicans.

US Supreme Court hands Trump more authority over consumer agency

Europe

Libyan suspect in court over UK's deadly knife attack in Reading

Khairi Saadallah faces three counts of murder and three of attempted murder over the June 20 attack in Reading.

Libyan suspect in court over UK's deadly knife attack in Reading