Anders Breivik trial

  • 396 days ago

    Norwegian mass killer Breivik loses human rights appeal

    Anders Breivik challenged the conditions of his detention, particularly the fact that he was kept isolated from other prisoners.

  • 922 days ago

    Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik 'still in touch with extremists' from prison

    Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik is in touch with fellow right-wing extremists from behind bars, a government lawyer has said as he argued the killer must be held in solitary confinement.

  • 923 days ago Extra content

    Court to review 'inhumane treatment' of mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik

    A ruling that Norway's government treated mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik inhumanely by placing him in solitary confinement and restricting his movements will be reviewed in a court hearing starting on Tuesday.

  • 1188 days ago

    Prison violated Breivik's human rights, court rules

    Right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik's human rights have been violated during his imprisonment for terrorism and mass murder, a Norwegian court has ruled.

  • 2523 days ago

    Court sentences Breivik to 21 years in jail

    Anders Behring Breivik has been declared sane and sentenced to prison for bomb and gun attacks that killed 77 people last year.

  • 2523 days ago

    Father of victim welcomes Breivik conviction

    Anders Behring Breivik has been convicted of terrorism and premeditated murder for bomb and gun attacks that killed 77 people and sentenced to a special prison term that would allow authorities to keep him locked up for as long as he is considered dangerous.

  • 2523 days ago

    Norway braced for Breivik judgment

    A chapter of a terror case that has haunted Norway for 13 months will end today as confessed mass killer Anders Breivik receives his judgment for attacks that left 77 people dead and more than 200 injured.

  • 2524 days ago

    Breivik 'will not appeal jail term'

    Anders Behring Breivik’s defence lawyers say the confessed mass killer will not appeal if he is sentenced to prison but he will challenge any ruling that declares him insane.

  • 2534 days ago

    Breivik 'could have been stopped'

    The bomb attack by Norwegian Anders Breivik could have been prevented and his gun massacre stopped earlier, according to an official report into the tragedy.

  • 2581 days ago

    Breivik to get own hospital ward

    Even if found criminally insane, mass killer Anders Breivik is likely to remain inside the walls of the prison where he has been held since his bomb and gun attacks in July.

  • 2586 days ago

    Breivik asks to be cleared

    The trial of Anders Breivik has ended with the confessed mass killer demanding to be set free and vowing that history would exonerate him for a bomb-and-gun rampage that killed 77 people.

  • 2586 days ago

    Defence: Breivik is not mad

    Confessed mass killer Anders Breivik is not a delusional madman but a political militant motivated by an extreme right-wing ideology, his lawyers told a court today.

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    2586 days ago

    Defence sums up at Breivik trial

    The defence has started its closing arguments in the 10-week trial of confessed Norwegian mass killer Anders Breivik.

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    2587 days ago

    Psychiatric care call for Breivik

    Prosecutors today asked a court to send confessed mass killer Anders Breivik to a mental institution instead of prison for his massacre of 77 people in a gun and shooting rampage.

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    2603 days ago

    Right-wing extremists defend Breivik in court

    A handful of Norwegian right-wing extremists testified today in Anders Breivik's defence, backing his ideological claims that Norway is "at war" with Islam.

  • 2608 days ago

    Breivik 'took stimulants before gun attack'

    Anders Breivik took a cocktail of stimulants before launching his fatal gun and bomb attacks in Norway last year, a court has been told today.

  • 2609 days ago

    Police: Anders Breivik acted alone

    Norwegian police have said they are confident that confessed mass killer Anders Behring Breivik acted on his own in terror attacks last year that killed 77 people and found no evidence that he belonged to a Europe-wide anti-Muslim network.

  • An unidentified man is stretchered to an ambulance after setting fire to himself today outside the Oslo courthouse where right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik is being tried. Pic: AP
    2624 days ago

    Man sets himself ablaze outside Breivik trial

    A man has set himself on fire outside the Oslo court where right-wing extremist Anders Breivik is being tried for his bombing and shooting massacre.

  • 2628 days ago

    Shoe protest disrupts Breivik trial

    The trial of Norwegian mass killer Anders Breivik has been interrupted by a spectator who shouted “Go to hell” and threw a shoe at him.

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    2635 days ago

    Breivik trial: Court hears autopsy reports

    A Norwegian court has heard the autopsy reports of the first victims of a youth camp massacre that left 69 people dead on Utoya island.