British model Naomi Campbell is to be summoned for giving evidence in Charles Taylor”s war crimes trial, it has emerged. The 40-year-old model will be called after the court said reports she received a ”blood diamond” from Charles Taylor, the ex-President of Liberia, could be crucial evidence. Prosecutors said that Campbell’s testimony might directly disprove [...] Continue reading Naomi Campbell ‘to be summoned in Charles Taylor”s war crimes trial’
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As the recent reports inform, a court in Lima dismissed Joran van der Sloot’s claim to consider his confession to be false and retract it because the judge regarded that request baseless. We’ll remind the readers that Stephany Flores, a business student, was killed in Peru and Joran van der Sloot admitted that he was [...] Continue reading Joran van der Sloot is Still on His Trial
Olympic gold medal-winnng gymnast Shawn Johnson testified Thursday that she was so frightened of the “Looney Bird Johnson” on trial for savagely stalking her that she considered quitting Dancing With The Stars — which she would ultimately win as the youngest contestant in the contest’s history in 2009.Shawn, 18, took the witness stand in the [...] Continue reading Shawn Johnson Testifies In Stalker Trial
War crimes prosecutors want to subpoena supermodel Naomi Campbell to testify over a so-called blood diamond she allegedly received from former Liberian president Charles Taylor while the pair where guests in the home of former South African president Nelson Mandela in 1997. A prosecution motion filed with the Special Court for Sierra Leone Thursday reads: “Ms [...] Continue reading Naomi Campbell May Be Subpoenaed To Give Blood Diamond Testimony In Dictator’s Trial
Eleven years after model Jessica Lall was shot dead by Congress leader Venod Sharma’s son Manu at a south Delhi restaurant, the Supreme Court Monday gave the final word on the murder trial: Manu is guilty , and life sentence to him is the right punishment.
Here’s a look at the timeline of the case:
April 29-30 [...] Continue reading Jessica Lall murder trial timeline