Category Archives: Legal Judicial

COVID19: Cyprus cases nudge back up to 922

Cyprus health authorities on Wednesday announced a rise in new COVID-19 cases from one the previous day to four, as the island prepares to unshackle itself from lockdown.   The four new cases were located among 1,984 coronavirus tests taking

COVID19: Free tests for judges, lawyers, court officials

Cyprus’ cabinet on Tuesday decided to offer 500 free COVID-19 tests to be performed on judges, lawyers and court officials.   The decision was taken after consultations between the Justice and Health Ministers and with the agreement of the Supreme

COVID19: Cyprus keeps new cases down to one

Cyprus remains on track to recording zero new COVID-19 cases just two days before it moves to the second stage out of lockdown after health services reported only one case on Tuesday.   The new infection takes the total of

COVID19: Cyprus heading towards zero cases

As Cyprus prepares to move to the second stage out of lockdown, it has succeeded in containing new COVID-19 cases with only one case reported on Monday.   The new infection takes the total of COVID-19 cases reported in Cyprus

COVID19: President releases man jailed for breaking curfew to see girlfriend

Cyprus’ president has intervened to release a man sentenced to 45 days in prison for breaking Covid-19 curfew laws to see his girlfriend.   There has been public indignation over the harsh sentence received by a 35-year-old Cypriot man who

Brother who shot sister suspected of sabotaging her car

A 23-year-old man who allegedly shot and killed his sister, 21, with his army-issue assault rifle is also suspected of tampering with the brakes of her car before the shooting.   The man, being held for the incident which took