2 down, 20 to go – Yet another magistrate recuses herself.

UPDATED – Magistrate Claire Stafrace Zammit appointed by the Chief Justice – A third attempt at getting the compilation of evidence going in the Daphne Caruana Galizia murder case will be made tomorrow morning, with the case having been assigned to Magistrate Claire Stafrace Zammit. The law provides that a magistrate has to decide within 30 days of a suspect’s arrest whether there is enough evidence for the suspect to stand trial. 17 days remain.

Once again, the pre-trial proceedings for three men charged with the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia got off to a false start on Monday morning. This time because the new magistrate assigned to the case abstained herself from it.

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Vanished article from LovinMalta – MCAST is Cancelling Christmas This Year

PN Candidate Justin Schembri pointed out that an article posted on LovinMalta was somehow removed form their website. The article discusses serious issues at MCAST. I managed to dig out the original article and decided to upload it here. Feel free to have a read at what’s going on at the moment at MCAST. In the meantime, I must thank Justin Schembri for his continuous work in favour of students and educators alike!

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The Real Madrid of Politics……

This morning Edward Zammit Lewis called Muscat’s Labour Party the Real Madrid of Politics. He said that they’re used to winning big and thus felt compelled to compare his party with the footballing giants. Edward Zammit Lewis also asked Joseph Muscat to rethink his position of resigning as party leader and Prime Minister prior to the next General Election.

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Sensationalism sells ….

Sometimes I wonder whether I live in the same island. In a country where there are things that are going well, very well if I may ask and many others which aren’t, sometimes we choose to dwindle on a non-story just because it’s the popular story, the one that might sell.

This is not doing justice to the truth, it’s not being painted in a fair and true reflection of what really goes on.

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