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Three face trial over ‘cartoonist attack plot’

Three men suspected of plotting an attack on a Danish newspaper that printed controversial cartoons of the Muslim prophet Muhammad in 2005 will go on trial in Norway next month, a state prosecutor said on Tuesday.

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One in four docs to avoid abortions

One in four Norwegian medical students will seek an exemption in writing from ever having to perform or assist in abortions decided by the female patient.

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Dead SS fighter wasn’t treasonous: lawyer

The lawyer of a former Second World War SS officer jailed briefly for treason is pressing a suit in Oslo district court to clear the recently deceased man of post-war treason charges.