Repubblika and Simon Busuttil win Panama Papers inquiry application

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2019-04-29T15:13:17+02:00Mon, 29th Apr '19, 15:13|

Konrad Mizzi, Keith Schembri, Brian Tonna and other accomplices today are a step closer to facing justice for crimes discovered by the Panama Papers leaks and Daphne Project revelations, after Magistrate Doreen Clarke ruled Repubblika and Simon Busuttil filed documents that “lend credibility to their request to have the evidence about their allegation preserved”. Magistrate [...]

They weren’t just inspired by PD’s slogan

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2019-04-29T12:51:29+02:00Mon, 29th Apr '19, 12:51|

"Malta f'qalbna," Joseph Muscat says. Which perhaps is why his chief of staff and his favourite Minister set up their money handling structures in Panama, New Zealand, Dubai, the British Virgin Islands and whatever other banana republic was prepared to cover for them. The theme of Labour's campaign is made to look happy hey ho [...]

Anti-mafia quarters to be named in memory of Daphne Caruana Galizia

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2019-04-29T11:50:39+02:00Mon, 29th Apr '19, 11:50|

Italian anti-mafia NGO Libera contro le mafie is naming its Ragusa headquarters for Daphne Caruana Galizia. In a statement the Sicilian offices of Libera announced the naming ceremony due tomorrow that will be addressed by the founder of Libera Don Luigi Ciotti. The ceremony is also being attended by Daphne’s sister Corinne Vella. Libera promoted [...]

Repubblika vs Joseph Muscat

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2019-04-29T11:34:53+02:00Mon, 29th Apr '19, 11:34|

The Court today heard the first arguments in the case brought by Repubblika against the government arguing that appointing judges chosen by the Prime Minister is unconstitutional, a breach of fundamental rights and in breach of EU law. Repubblika was represented by lawyers Jason Azzopardi and Simon Busuttil who informed the Court they intended to [...]