Tag: abuse

Beats his girlfriend in front of police officers; granted bail

A 36-year-old man who attacked his girlfriend in front of police officers has been granted bail.The man, a Cospicua resident, allegedly beat his girlfriend...

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell makes final appeal to overturn sex offence convictions

Lawyers for former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell on Tuesday filed an appeal to Australia’s High Court in a final bid to overturn his...

Watch: Running away is a form of defence against an abuser...

We need to look more into how victims use running away as a form of defence against their abuser, Consultant psychiatrist Dr Joe Cassar...

Audio: ‘She refused to be a prostitute, he broke her baby’s...

Dr Anna Vella recalled an experience where a man slammed a new-born baby, breaking both her legs, simply because the mother refused to go...

Dr Megally failed to provide enough evidence to support abuse claims...

The Health Ministry has said that Dr Naged Megally, the doctor who claimed to have been abused by Mater Dei hospital’s CEO Ivan Falzon,...

Watch: Malta’s elderly suffer mostly from emotional abuse – Doctor

A Maltese doctor employed in Australia stated that from his past experiences working in Malta, together with some minor studies conducted, Malta’s elderly suffer...

Man gets suspended sentence for injuring pregnant former partner

A 39 year old man from Fgura, has been given a suspended sentence for admitting to attacking his pregnant former partner.The woman is understood...

Accused of contacting 15 year old after allegedly abusing her

A man who was freed from arrest after being accused that he abused a girl when she was 15 years old is now being...

Man accused of abusing a 14 year old foreign student granted...

A man who was hosting two foreign students at his own home was accused of sexually abusing one of them on Thursday.The court heard...

Emotional & Physical violence cases most frequently recorded – figures

The combination of Emotional and Physical abuse remains the most frequent type of new domestic violence cases recorded by authorities, new figures reveal.According to...