lawyers oppose resumption with videoconferencing

Defense lawyers and several lawyers for victims of the January 2015 attacks denounced this Saturday in forums the use of videoconferencing to bring the main accused, ill, to appear and thus allow the resumption of the trial, which had been interrupted for three weeks. «We refuse to condone the sad spectacle of a criminal trial … Read more

free software to predict relapse

How to know if a heavy preventive treatment is necessary? In Dijon, a team of researchers has developed software, free of charge and running on a simple PC, which can predict the risk of cancer relapse. As we know, once the tumor has been removed, another fight begins: to avoid recurrence and hold out for … Read more

several police officers injured after incidents related to a burnt Koran

Several police officers were lightly injured in Malmö, southern Sweden, in clashes with protesters protesting Friday night after far-right supporters burned a Koran, police said on Saturday. Between ten and twenty demonstrators were arrested before being “all released”, police spokesman Patric Fors told AFP. Protesters threw projectiles at law enforcement and set fire to debris, … Read more

A reckless driver causes a tractor and “micro” accident; police looking for eyewitnesses In the spotlight

Police are asking for eyewitnesses who can help identify a car and its driver. The driver on Tuesday around 19.00 in the evening drove along the highway Riga-Jelgava, Eleja parish. Inspectors suspect that the driver of the unidentified car, through reckless maneuvers, caused an accident between two vehicles – a John Deere tractor and an … Read more

“Mixed the pedals!” On the Ķekava side, the driver crashes into a private house In the spotlight

A non-standard situation was experienced in the cooperative “Ziedonis”, Ķekava region, when a car “Volvo” groped the fence of a private house and entered the building window. According to locals, the accident was caused by the careless negligence of the driver by mixing the accelerator and brake pedals. Apparently, the owners of the house themselves … Read more

“Why didn’t he call the ‘fast’?” Pensioners are hit in Pļavnieki; driver takes injured pedestrian home In the spotlight

In Pļavnieki, Rīga, a careless driver, reversing, did not notice a lady of respectable age walking on the sidewalk and was shot. The pensioner was injured, but decided not to see a doctor. Her relatives also found out about what happened only a week later, when the victim was no longer able to endure the … Read more