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Greek "Prison Mafia" Suspects Released on Bail

Two prominent Greek criminal lawyers who were arrested last Friday over their alleged involvement in the so-called "prison mafia" scandal were released on bail on Monday evening. Alexandros Lykourezos and Theodoros Panagopoulos were arrested by officers of the counterterrorism unit...

Prominent Greek Lawyers Arrested in "Prison Mafia" Scandal

Two of Greece's most prominent lawyers were arrested on Thursday and Friday, suspected of taking part in the so-called "prison mafia" scandal which has shocked the country's legal establishment. Alexandros Lykourezos and Theodoros Panagopoulos were arrested by officers of the...

SEKAP Tobacco Company Gets Temporary 3-week Stay in Debt Collection

After a few weeks of public turbulence with its board threatening with a total shutdown of operations, the troubled SEKAP tobacco company received a short stay in debt collection by a Greek court. The company was granted a temporary stay...

Actors, Politicians, Ex-King, Bid Last Farewell to Greek Movie Icon Zoe Laskari

Hundreds of people bid the last farewell to emblematic Greek actress Zoe Laskari on Tuesday afternoon, with the former King of Greece Constantine, prominent actors and politicians among them. "I stood by you once, you stood by me ten fold," said...