Acquitted climate protesters set to face higher courtJan. 16, 2020, 8:35 a.m.
The decision by a Lausanne judge to acquit a group of climate protestors on Monday is set to be appealed.
Geneva pollution sticker plan stopped by courtsJan. 15, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
Geneva’s plan for all cars to show a sticker to determine how polluting it is has been stopped by the courts.
Zurich court rejects VW car owners' damages claimDec. 18, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
A Zurich court has rejected a claim from owners of Volkswagen cars that they have lost money since the emissions scan...
Racist comedian ordered to Geneva courtDec. 10, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
The French comedian Dieudonné M’bala M’bala is being ordered to attend court in Geneva for alleged...
EU court rules Switzerland can keep its gunsDec. 9, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
The European Court of Justice has determined Switzerland is a special case and army members can continue to keep thei...
Uber drivers to fight Geneva decisionNov. 4, 2019, 10:38 a.m.
The future of Uber is under threat in Geneva following a decision by the cantonal department of employment.
Dash-cams cannot be used as evidence, Supreme Court rulesOct. 11, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
The Swiss Supreme Court has ruled video taken by dash-cams cannot be used as evidence unless it’s for a serious...
Man jailed for the abuse of 19 girls aged 5 to 9Sept. 26, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A man has been jailed for six years and banned from working with children for 10 years after being convicted by a Gen...
Woman ordered out of Switzerland as she doesn't earn enoughAug. 30, 2019, 11:20 a.m.
A Belgium woman has been ordered to leave Switzerland as she doesn’t earn enough.
Alleged pedophile release consideredAug. 23, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Lawyers representing an alleged pedophile are demanding his release as he has spent too much time in pre-trial detent...
Doctor avoids jail after accepting suicide requestJuly 10, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
A doctor has avoided jail after assisting the suicide of a woman who was mentally ill.
Convicted pedophile denied Swiss benefits in CambodiaMay 8, 2019, 6 a.m.
A federal court is backing a decision by social services not to pay benefits to a Swiss man who’s living in Cam...
School boy faces court costs after suspensionMay 7, 2019, 6:21 a.m.
A school student in canton Vaud will have to pay court costs of CHF 800 after he fought a decision to suspend him. ...
Man charged with mistreating dead daughter, 8April 26, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
A man is in court in Bern charged with mistreating his 8-year-old daughter who died in hospital in February last year.
Basel court fines man after terror 'joke'April 10, 2019, 6:53 a.m.
A man has been fined and charged costs after he made a bad joke on a bus in Basel in May two years ago.
Apple loses slogan court case with SwatchApril 3, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Swatch has won a court case against the tech giant Apple. The American firm took the watchmaker to court for allegedl...
Two in court for sex tape blackmailMarch 21, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Two people are in court in Zurich accused of blackmailing one of their cousins with a sex video.
Swatch sues Samsung for copying watch facesFeb. 26, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
Swiss watch giant Swatch is taking the electronics firm Samsung to court for allegedly copying Swatch watch faces for...
Canton Geneva to defend excluding France school kidsFeb. 4, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Canton Geneva is likely to be back in court defending its decision not to allow children who live in France to attend...
Geneva judge falls asleep in courtJan. 30, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
A court case in Geneva is likely to be scrapped as the judge fell asleep on the bench.
Pakistani politician praises Swiss driving fines on FacebookJan. 17, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
A Pakistani politician visiting Switzerland has posted praise on his Facebook page after getting speeding fines from ...
Experts split on dashcam legal questionJan. 10, 2019, 11 a.m.
Legal experts and privacy advocates are set to clash over the use of dashcam footage in courts.
'Beast of Rupperswil' maybe released one dayDec. 14, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
An appeals court says the so called ‘Beast of Rupperswil’ can be eventually released from prison, but he ...
Man in court accused to blackmailing women for sexDec. 7, 2018, 9:58 a.m.
A man is in court in Vevey in Vaud accused of blackmailing women to have sex with him and give him money.