A lawyer for jailed Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik said Wednesday the neo-Nazi killer's isolation was harmful to his mental health, a key point in his legal battle over his prison conditions. "Is this man healthy in a general sense?" Breivik's lawyer Oystein Storrvik asked in his final remarks to an Oslo appeals court. Show More Summary
Norway on Tuesday insisted mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik enjoyed "cosy" conditions in prison, including cells with a view, an Xbox and a comfy armchair, as it appealed a lower court conviction for "inhumane" treatment. "He is a VIP inmate in many regards," Attorney General Fredrik Sejersted told the appeals court. Show More Summary
Norway told judges Tuesday it was treating mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik in prison "humanely and respectfully" in its appeals case against having violated his human rights. "Even a person like Breivik who has been convicted of...Show More Summary
OSLO (Reuters) - Anders Behring Breivik's massacre of 77 people still haunts Norwegians, yet ever fewer care about the neo-Nazi locked in a cell where his only "friend" is paid to visit.
A human rights appeal involving the detention of Norwegian mass shooter Anders Behring Breivik began by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on January 10.
SKIEN, Norway (Reuters) - Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik said on Thursday he felt he had become "stranger and stranger" and more radical in his right-wing views in jail and blamed it on near-isolation since he massacred 77 people in 2011.
Anders Behring Breivik says even he is "shocked by many of the things I have written" over the nearly six years he's spent in Skien prison for his 2011 massacre of 77 people. The Norwegian neo-Nazi says he's become "stranger" and "a lot more radical" since his crimes, but that's...
Right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik, who killed 77 people in 2011, said on Thursday that his more than five-year prison isolation has radicalised him, a key point in his lawsuit against the Norwegian state over his prison conditions.
The Norwegian state, found guilty of treating mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik "inhumanely" in prison, said on Wednesday his limited contact with the outside world was necessary because he is trying to spread his ideology from prison, including in dating adverts.
SKIEN, Norway (Reuters) - Mass killer Anders Behring Breivik is still a threat and ever more convinced by his Nazi-style ideology, Norway's attorney general said on Wednesday in defending Breivik's near-isolation in jail after a court ruled the conditions breached his rights.
Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik gave a Nazi salute on Tuesday to a high-security court where Norway is appealing a ruling that it has violated his human rights by keeping him in strict isolation. Breivik, in a black suit and tie and sporting a beard he has grown in the past year, made the...
Norwegian right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik, who killed 77 people in 2011, made a Nazi salute at the opening of an appeal case on his prison conditions Tuesday, repeating the provocative gesture he made in the lower court hearing. Show More Summary
Convicted mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has been strengthened in his right-wing ideology since being sentenced to prison five and a half years ago, Attorney General Fredrik Sejersted said on Tuesday as the state's appeal against a ruling on the domestic terrorist’s “inhumane” treatment got underway.
SKIEN, Norway (Reuters) - Mass killer Anders Behring Breivik made a Nazi salute at the start of a court case on Tuesday at which Norway is trying to overturn a ruling that it has violated his human rights by keeping him isolated since he massacred 77 people in 2011.
A Norway court on Tuesday begins examining the state's appeal against a ruling that it has treated mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik "inhumanely" since he was jailed for killing 77 people in 2011. Last April, a district court in Oslo...Show More Summary
SKIEN, Norway (Reuters) - Norway will appeal on Tuesday against a court ruling that it violated the human rights of mass killer Anders Behring Breivik by keeping him too isolated in jail after he massacred 77 people in 2011.
A Norwegian court will on Tuesday examine the state's appeal against a ruling that right-wing extremist and mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has been treated inhumanely since being jailed for killing 77 people nearly six years ago. Show More Summary
It attracted international attention when the Oslo District Court last spring sided with domestic terrorist Anders Behring Breivik’s contention that his prison conditions violate his human rights.
Jonas Dahlberg’s "Memory Wound" has been in the international spotlight, but two other memorials commemorate Anders Behring Breivik's 2011 massacre in different, subtler ways. The post The Story of Norway’s Multiple July 22 Memorials appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Unni Turrettini's book The Mystery of the Lone Wolf Killer: Anders Behring Breivik and the Threat of Terror in Plain Sight (Pegasus Books, November16, 2015) impressed me with its extensive research and insights that she has on the motivations of that deadliest of killers, the lone wolf. Show More Summary