Tag: George Degiorgio
Whilst the Court of Appeal saw no reason to overturn the judgement, it noted that the statement by the Head of the Security Services that the warrant was "in accordance with the law" may not be considered as 'best evidence'. This, the Court noted, could mean that if the warrant is not presented in Court, the statement may be rebutted with other evidence as to its contents and compliance with law or otherwise.
Madam Justice Edwina Grima highlighted that the magisterial inquiry is still open and others are being investigated in connection to the murder. Further, she pointed out the wider ramifications this case has with alleged third parties involved.
In a sworn testimony in court, Theuma said that disgraced former OPM Chief of Staff Keith Schembri, had approached former judge Antonio Mizzi at Joseph Muscat’s behest to arrange for bail to be given to the three men accused of the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia.
Brothers George and Alfred Degiorgio and Vince Muscat were arrested in December 2017 and have been since formally indicted. They remain in prison awaiting trial. Theuma has already testified in these proceedings when recordings of phone calls between him and the Degiorgio’s were played out in court.
The Police Commissioner Lawrence Cutajar said in court that the police had started tapping the mobiles of the Degiorgios, on the 20 February of 2017
The Degiorgio brothers are calling for the presidential pardon to be revoked within 24 hours.
Transcripts of police interrogations recorded as part of the investigation into Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder were made available to one of the...
One of the suspected murderers of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia turned up to the preliminary hearing, unassisted on Thursday before the Court...
A court has granted an appeal on a previous court decree preventing one of the accused in Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder from...