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DAY 56: TRIAL RECESSED UNTIL THE 18TH OF APRIL DUE TO LAWYERS’ STRIKE

56th Hearing, Criminal Appeals Court, Women’s Wing, Korydallos Prison, Athens, 5 April 2016

I. Access to the court

The courtroom remains open to the public upon presentation of a state ID card, which is retained by court authorities for the duration of the session. During today’s proceedings there were no spectators due to the declared lawyers’ strike.

ΙΙ. Proceedings

The civil action lawyers that were present were Tzellis and Tobatzoglou. Present on the side of the defense were Michalolias Georgios, Filoxenidis, and Tsagas.

The request to conduct the trial has not been accepted by the Athens Bar Association and the presiding judge adjourned for 18 April 2016.