Latest News for: magistrates


Cassola files FOI request to obtain details of PM conversation with magistrate

The Malta Independent 04 Feb 2023
Last Sunday, Abela said he had discussed matters pertaining to court issues with a magistrate whose name is as yet undisclosed.

Magistrate declares Waqar Zaka absconder

Dawn 04 Feb 2023
Judicial Magistrate (East) Mukesh Kumar also directed the investigating officer (IO) of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to initiate the process of his proclamation and attachment of properties, as required under sections 87 and 88 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC).

Waqar Zaka declared absconder over absence from court: Magistrate says accused neither surrendered before his court nor obtained bail from any other competent court

The News International 04 Feb 2023
Judicial Magistrate (East) Mukesh Kumar issued directives for initiating the process of proclamation and attachment of the property of the absconder ... The magistrate observed that the counsel filed the application for condonation of the suspect’s absence for a third time in row.

Nick Kyrgios's assault charge dismissed by magistrate

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 03 Feb 2023
A magistrate has dismissed a charge of common assault against Nick Kyrgios despite the tennis star pleading guilty at an ACT court today ... .

Magistrate goes sour on 'milkman defence' for seatbelt exemption bid

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 03 Feb 2023
A delivery driver fails to convince a magistrate that he qualified for what has become known as the "milkman defence" after being pulled over by police for not wearing a seatbelt ... .

John Barilaro’s assault charge dismissed by NSW magistrate on mental health grounds

The Guardian 03 Feb 2023
Former deputy premier had pleaded not guilty to assaulting a camera operator in Manly last July Follow our Australia news ...

Malema fails in bid to remove magistrate

Sowetan Live 03 Feb 2023
... magistrate dismissed their application.

Magistrates court fire probed over suspected security breach

London Evening Standard 03 Feb 2023
Investigations are underway after a defendant managed to set himself on fire in the cells of a magistrates court after being remanded in custody ... .

Jury awards $1.1M to former magistrate who claims she was fired by Butler County judge for being Jewish

WCPO 03 Feb 2023
CINCINNATI — A jury awarded a former magistrate more than $1.1 million on Friday, six years after she sued a Butler County judge for firing her because she is Jewish and requesting time off to celebrate the high holy days. Kimberly Edelstein worked as a magistrate for Butler ...

Reynoldsville magistrate roundup

Courier Express 03 Feb 2023
REYNOLDSVILLE — Magisterial District Judge David Inzana presided over the following preliminary hearings Jan. 31. WithdrawnKenneth J. Holden Jr., 50, of Falls Creek, who was charged with terroristic threats, simple assault, and harassment. Waived for Court. The following defendants waived their rights to a preliminary hearing ... general impairment, DUI.

'About time': Aboriginal magistrates appointed in judicial milestone

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 02 Feb 2023
Two Aboriginal women have become magistrates in South Australia — the first such appointments to the judiciary in the state's history ... .

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