Sweden has closed some prisons as incarceration rate has fallen
He’d claimed innocence in court for months
(STRASBOURG, France) — Europe’s top human rights court has ruled that Sweden’s legal system failed to protect a girl who was secretly filmed nude by her stepfather.
The girl was 14 in 2002, when she learned that her stepfather had hidden a camera in order to film her while she was undressing. According to Tuesday’s decision by the …
A huge cluster of jellyfish forced Sweden’s Oskarshamn plant, the site of one of the world’s largest nuclear reactors, to shut down by clogging the pipes conducting cool water to the turbines, reports the Guardian.
The plant’s operator said that over the weekend large numbers of moon jellyfish clogged the cooling water intake …
Sture Bergwall was once one of the most feared men in Sweden, a confessed serial killer convicted of eight murders who boasted of claiming dozens of other lives.
But a Swedish judge today acquitted Bergwall, who had given …
French President François Hollande responds to a financial scandal by obliging Cabinet members to publish details of their personal holdings — an unprecedented requirement