Painting by Pissarro returned to the Bauer family, the “victory of law” according to the Bauer lawyer, Cédric Fischer

On July 1, 2020, the Court of Cassation rendered a historic decision for the reparation of Jewish spoliations in France, confirming the restitution of Picking peas, gouache on paper by Pissarro (1887), to the family of Simon Bauer, represented by lawyer Cédric Fischer, also mayor of Saint-Ceols. “In 1943, Simon Bauer had 93 works confiscated. … Read more

A lawyer from Bourges obtains the unconstitutionality of article 60 of the customs code, which authorizes the control of goods, means of transport and people

The Constitutional Council declared, this Thursday, September 22, unconstitutional article 60 of the customs code, which authorizes the control of goods, means of transport and people. The Elders had been seized on June 24 by the Court of Cassation of a priority question of constitutionality (QPC) posed by Me Eugène Bangoura, Berruyer lawyer, for his … Read more

110 magistrates, lawyers and registry officials from Cher demonstrated on the steps of the Bourges courthouse

The image is as rare as the malaise of justice professionals is abysmal. This Wednesday noon, one hundred and ten judges and prosecutors, black and red robes, lawyers from the Bourges bar, civil servants and registry staff, were gathered, side by side, on the steps of the Bourges courthouse in this national day of action. … Read more

Vaccination obligation: the Orleans administrative court cancels the suspension of a nursing assistant from an Ehpad berruyer

The administrative court of Orléans (Loiret), in a decision handed down at the end of May, ruled in favor of a caregiver from the accommodation establishment for dependent elderly people (Ehpad) berruyer les Résidences de Bellevue by ordering the cancellation of his suspension. premium “Every action for each resident is done in a hurry”: three … Read more

Me Dominique Lacroix, new president of the order of lawyers of the Bourges bar: “If we only whisper that things are not going well, we are not audible”

He was elected on June 22. The president of the order of lawyers of the bar of Bourges, Me Dominique Lacroix, took office on January 1st. Can you tell us about your course? I was born on November 20, 1961, in Issoudun. My parents settled in Bourges in 1965. After taking my oath on December … Read more

Customs control on the A20 in Vierzon: unconstitutional according to a lawyer

I’article 60 of the customs code occupied part of the hearing of the Bourges Criminal Court, this Friday, March 18. Me Eugène Bangoura, who defends the interests of a forty-year-old man suspected of money laundering, has indeed filed conclusions for the purpose of transmitting a priority question of constitutionality (QPC) to the criminal chamber of … Read more

No sentence required: the Advocate General leaves it to the court to acquit or convict the accused for rape of a vulnerable person

Surprisingly, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday evening, the Advocate General, François Schuster, did not request any quantum of sentence, against Mohamed Amine Afir, accused of rape of a vulnerable person in the context of a criminal recidivism (he has already been sentenced by an assize court for another case). The Advocate General of the Court … Read more

Mathieu Hocquet case: defense lawyers request the referral of the trial to the national judicial center dedicated to cold cases

The case of the death of Mathieu Hocquet is really not an ordinary case. After a dismissal in 2005 for acts committed in 1999, after a reopening of the judicial investigation in 2017, after four arrests the following year, a trial before the Cher assize court last year and a new trial which started before … Read more