2019 court case could impact companies currently working from homeMay 26, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
A court case which started more than a year ago, could have an impact on companies which have sent many of their empl...
Man on trial for beating wife to deathMarch 9, 2020, 9:40 a.m.
A man goes on trial today for the murder of his wife.
Suspected Russian spy given suspiciously short jail sentenceFeb. 17, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
Questions are being asked after a suspected Russian spy was given a very short sentence after a private trial.
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 ...