The family of Michael Shields, the British football fan who was sentenced to ten years in Bulgaria for the attempted murder of a barman, have been shocked by the news.
Bulgaria's Supreme Cassation Court stated in its sentence of UK football fan Michael Shields that the UK had deliberately tried to undermine the image of Bulgaria's justice system during the trial. The Court's 21-page-long decision states that "the publi
Former Sofia mayor Stefan Sofianski entered Sofia City Court anew on charges of malfeasance in office. Sofianski, who is now an MP from the tiniest right wing Bulgarian People's Union but was stripped of immunity on his own demand, entered court with Sof
Police are investigating one main version for the gruesome murder of the two sisters from the town of Pazardzhik. In an interview for local Darik radio the head of the Pazardzhik police department Zhoro Stoitsev explained that although there is one main
An international crime group, headed by a Bulgarian national, dealing with drugs and arms traffic in several European countries has been crushed. The news was broken by Bulgaria's Interior Minister Rumen Petkov, who also explained that the gang consisted
The trial against underworld bosses Krassimir and Nikolay Marinovi - dubbed the Marguins and another three people, said to be their accomplices will start May 5. The news was broken Wednesday by the new spokesman of the Supreme Cassation Prosecutor's Off
A 17-year-old schoolgirl from Varna was arrested after trying to sell somebody else's apartment in the Bulgarian Black Sea city. The young lady rented the flat April 17 and two days later though a newspaper ad she tried to sell it for EUR 16,000.
Bulgaria's fading music star Kondyo is facing court once again on Tuesday, after pimping charges were pressed against him. The Roma singer's courtroom misadventure began after a 18-year-old woman filed complaints and led to the revelation of a suspected
A ten-month-old girl has been abandoned by a man on Easter Sunday and the police is still waiting for her parents to come and claim her.
Bulgaria has handed over a Macedonian, 42, to US authorities, after he was nabbed for human trafficking. The man was extradited on Friday, Bulgarian media disclosed on April 22 citing world news agencies.
Dangerous biological waste has been transported to the Bulgarian city of Ruse from Germany, rightist MP General Atanas Atanasov revealed Friday. Ruse's mayor and the local authorities have been informed about the case three days ago, but they haven't und
Bulgarian police have arrested a man who apparently shot porn movies with underage girls, meda reported. As policemen searched the house of the 47-year-old man from the city of Sevlievo they found a CD with pornographic content.
Twenty-six dead dolphins have been found in Bulgaria's northern seaside areas. The bodies of 11 dolphins have been discovered at the beach of Krapets, 8 others were found near Shabla and 7 at the Durankulak beach, Varna authorities announced.
The independence of Bulgaria's judicial system should be respected when talking about the trial of Michael Shields, SNA Editor-in-Chief Milena Hristova commented for BBC. The British broadcaster approached her as the Liverpool football fan, jailed in Bulg
Sofia City Court ruled that Nikolay Marinov, known as the Little Marguin, and Ivo Georgiev should remain behind bars. The court decided that although there are no fears that the two detainees might hide from the authorities there is still a threat that t
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