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SAT 'supermarket sweepers' make off with 10 trolleys full of school materials from Carrefour
Legal & Finance Sun, Sep 1, 2013

SAT 'supermarket sweepers' make off with 10...

A PRESSURE group which ended up on the wrong side of the law for carrying out supermarket sweeps last year and giving the food to the poor have carried out another – this time stealing 10 trolley-loads of school...

Legal & Finance Thu, May 3, 2007

Duchess of Alba fined for insulting farm workers

The Duchess of Alba, Cayetana Fitz James Stuart, has been fined €6,000 euros by a judge in Sevilla for insulting comments made about members of the Farm Workers Trade Union (SOC). The incident occurred on the 28th...

Flamenco dancing star starts jail term
Legal & Finance Wed, Jan 17, 2007

Flamenco dancing star starts jail term

Juan Manuel Fernández Montoya, better known as the flamenco dancing star, 'Farruquito', entered Sevilla II jail yesterday evening (photo) to start a two year sentence for 'imprudent homicide' followed...

Spanish murder suspect freed by Bolivian court
Legal & Finance Tue, Mar 14, 2006

Spanish murder suspect freed by Bolivian court

A Bolivian tribunal has found Javier Villanueva innocent of the murder of prosecuting judge Mónica Von Borries in February 2004 at the start of the fifth week of the trial. Also liberated was Bolivian co-defendant,...

Farruquito escapes jail for hit and run killing
Legal & Finance Fri, Jul 29, 2005

Farruquito escapes jail for hit and run killing

Flamenco star "Farruquito," whose proper name is Juan Manuel Fernández Montoya (photo, right), has been convicted to serve 16 months for careless driving and failure to stop after a fatal accident on a zebra...

Legal & Finance Tue, Nov 16, 2004

Police officer on trial for biting young man´s ear

The prosecution team in the case of a National Police officer who bit the left ear of a young man in the village of Dos Hermanas (Sevilla) are calling for a nine month sentence, as well as compensation of €600 for...

Legal & Finance Wed, Sep 29, 2004

Son of disgraced Guardia Civil gives evidence at murder...

The son of a former Guardia Civil officer on trial for stabbing his wife to death in June last year testified yesterday that he had seen his father, who was covered in blood, mopping up blood from the floor when he...

Andalucía will have public prosecutors specialised in domestic violence and industrial accidents
Legal & Finance Mon, Jun 21, 2004

Andalucía will have public prosecutors specialised in...

The region of Andalucía will have prosecutors specialised in the area of domestic violence and industrial accidents. This decision was announced by regional president Manuel Chaves (photo), as part of the imminent...

Legal & Finance Wed, Mar 3, 2004

Nine years for sexually abusing nine-year old daughter

Sevilla High Court has sentenced a man to nine years in jail for sexually abusing his daughter. The High Court, however, has issued a warning to the regional government that the girl is in danger of “not receiving...

Money matters
Legal & Finance Wed, Jan 14, 2004

Money matters

The national Chancellor of the Exchequer, Cristóbal Montoro, today declared that Europe is a large indoor market with “clear rules of the game”, which are the institutions, therefore the European Commission’s...