pointing screens

Published on : 01/20/2022 – 16:06 Digital terminals, that is to say the screens of our smartphones, televisions or computers, are the source of the vast majority of digital pollution in France. This is the result of a study just published by the Environment and Energy Management Agency (Ademe) and the Electronic Communications Regulatory Authority … Read more

pointing screens

Published on : 01/20/2022 – 16:06 Digital terminals, that is to say the screens of our smartphones, televisions or computers, are the source of the vast majority of digital pollution in France. This is the result of a study just published by the Environment and Energy Management Agency (Ademe) and the Electronic Communications Regulatory Authority … Read more

Éric Dupond-Moretti, from respected lawyer to maligned Minister of Justice

Will Éric Dupond-Moretti put on his black lawyer robe one day? Will we again see the fiery tenor with 145 acquittals scrapped at the assizes? Initially, the hypothesis did not seem excluded. Some lawyers or magistrates thought that “Dupond” was in great danger of being yet another “meteorite” minister of civil society, who would return … Read more

Juan Branco, Pavlenski’s lawyer, placed under the status of assisted witness

One of the two lawyers for Russian artist Piotr Pavlenski in the Griveaux case, Me Juan Branco, was placed at the end of January under the status of witness assisted by the investigating judges in charge of the case, AFP learned on Wednesday from consistent sources. Read alsoGriveaux case: Pavlenski and Taddeo request the nullity … Read more

“Black wefts” to fight against light pollution

The indicator from the French Office for Biodiversity is clear: in France, 85% of metropolitan territory is exposed to a high level of light pollution, a phenomenon that increases during the end-of-year celebrations. “This indicator, which is based on satellite data, is a low estimate, specifies Amélie Le Mieux, at the National Observatory of Biodiversity. … Read more

Thousands evacuated after floods blamed on deforestation

Heavy flooding on the island of Sumatra prompted the evacuation of some 24,000 Indonesians and the death of two children, authorities said on Tuesday (January 4th), as environmental activists point to the effect of deforestation . Torrential rains have poured over the north of the Indonesian island since December 31, causing rivers to overflow and … Read more

Alain Jakubowicz, the lawyer for “noble causes” in defense of Nordahl Lelandais

On the eve of the trial, Mr.andAlain Jakubowicz does not want to speak. His word, the lawyer from Lyon reserves it to the Court of Assizes of Savoy. And in defense of his client, Nordahl Lelandais who, from this Monday, May 3, will be tried in Chambéry in a trial under high media attention. For … Read more

Air pollution in large cities: a French and European scandal

It was a striking figure that sparked my research for this new issue of Euronews Witness: 400,000 people on the European continent die prematurely each year due to the polluted air they breathe in European cities. I was shocked by their number. How is it possible ? European Commission launches infringement procedures This is one … Read more

What solutions to fight against imported deforestation?

Published on : 03/01/2022 – 00:08 In France, a strategy to fight against imported deforestation is beginning to be put in place and the country intends to bring this mobilization to European level. This is one of his priorities during his presidency of the European Council which began on January 1 for 6 months. Sitting … Read more

between lawyers and victims, maintaining links

“Usually, we have our customers on our side. There, we feel alone on the benches, ” smiles Me Virginie Le Roy, lawyer for around fifty civil parties in the trial of the November 13 attacks. How, in a nine-month long trial, maintain this bond of trust that is expressed at the assizes? Respond to questions … Read more