Archive for July, 2016

Wife of German defence minister in legal row over TV programme that outs paedophiles

Stephanie Zu Guttenberg has been on the brunt of harsh criticisms after fronting a TV programme aimed at outing internet paedophiles.   Mrs Zu Guttenberg, wife of Karl-Theodor Zu Guttenberg the German Defence Minister, is now facing legal charges after one of the show’s targets, a 61 year old, youth centre manager went on the run after being exposed as a child molesting suspect. Justice Minister, Sabine Le...

19 Nov 9:07 AM 0 Read More...

BP has formally waived its legal right for $75m towards the Gulf of Mexico oil spill

BP has formally waived its legal right for $75m towards the Gulf of Mexico oil spill BP had previously promised to cover all ‘legitimate liabilities and clean-up costs, following the accident that resulted in 11 fatalities on 20 April, 2010. In a court filing, the company said: "BP has chosen to waive the statutory limitation on liability under the Oil Pollution Act." BP has paid millions to the Gulf Coast resi...

18 Nov 3:03 PM 0 Read More...