criminal lawyer Éric Morain hangs up his lawyer’s robe

His feats of arms are numerous. The tenor of the Paris bar explains why he throws in the towel in a letter full of sadness and melancholy, but also bitterness towards the judicial system. “It’s already exhausting to be called for help – ad vocatus – day and night, but it’s even more so to … Read more

“Faced with violence, the lawyer must keep his distance”

“The question is not whether even a woman can be a criminal, but to be aware that not all men can!”, Believes Clarisse Serre. Francois BOUCHON/Francois Bouchon / Le Figaro BIG MAINTENANCE – By settling in Seine-Saint-Denis, the criminal lawyer has chosen to expose herself to the sometimes brutal realities of justice. Clarisse Serre is … Read more

Wearing the veil and the lawyer’s robe, irreconcilable attributes

Lawyers in front of the Valence courthouse in 2019. NICOLAS GUYONNET/Hans Lucas via AFP DECRYPTION – The lawyers are working on their arguments on this question which, until then, had spared them. It would look like the poisoned cake unwittingly offered by Asterix to Queen Cleopatra. Since last June, the National Bar Council (CNB) has … Read more

In Cherbourg, the question of the veil divides the bar

An internal vote of the Council of the Order of Cherbourg took place on the question of wearing the veil with the lawyer’s robe. 394754698/Mike Fouque – The holders of the Council of the Order of Cherbourg, in Normandy, debated behind closed doors whether or not to authorize the wearing of the Islamic veil … Read more

Lawyers for Imam Iquioussen take legal action for defamation of Gérald Darmanin against their client

The imam wanted by France who fled to Belgium counter-attacks and takes legal action against the Minister of the Interior. The lawyers of the Moroccan imam Hassan Iquioussen, claimed by the French courts for having evaded an expulsion order, have taken legal action for public defamation against their client by Gérald Darmanin, it has been … Read more

diving into the heart of military dog ​​training

REPORTAGE – The 132e cynotechnic infantry regiment exceptionally opened its doors to Figaro approaching the inauguration of the first memorial dedicated to hero dogs. Immersion behind the scenes of the training of these animals in the service of France. Of dogs and men. When the gates of 132e canine infantry regiment of the Army opens … Read more

Suspected of conflicts of interest and referred to the Court of Justice, Éric Dupond-Moretti stands up

The Keeper of the Seals is accused of having taken advantage of his position to settle accounts with magistrates whom he had opposed when he was a lawyer. As he predicted during his press conference on the Justice budget, Éric Dupond-Moretti is referred to the Court of Justice of the Republic (CJR), accused of having … Read more

two dogs to “appease and free speech”

By Clara Hidalgo Published 2 hours ago, Update 1 hour ago Ouchi, a golden retriever present to reassure the victims, with his companion Aurore Bourcereau, before the opening of the Millas case trial in Marseille, September 19, 2022. NICOLAS TUCAT / AFP NARRATIVE – Ouchi and Rancho were requisitioned to psychologically support the victims as … Read more

in Grenoble, meat is now optional

Students should specifically ask each day if they want fish or meat in addition to their meal. This decision was taken by the mayor (EELV) Éric Piolle. It is again the instigator of this decision who says it best: “The logic is reversed: you have to ask to eat meat and/or fish”. As the mayor … Read more

Claude Guéant has repaid “all of his debt”, says his lawyer

Nicolas Sarkozy’s former interior minister has been imprisoned since Monday in the Paris Health Remand Prison, pursuant to a 2017 conviction in the so-called “cabinet bonuses” case. Claude Guéant announced on Sunday, through his lawyer, that he paid the Public Treasury all the sums he still owed following his final conviction in the so-called “cabinet … Read more