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#House Arrest

# house-arrest - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Assange asks Sweden to drop arrest warrant so that he can fly to Ecuador

Assange has so far lost eight bids to cancel the arrest warrant over rape allegations against him.

# house-arrest - Thursday 15 October, 2015

After one year in jail, Oscar Pistorius will be released on Tuesday

The paralympian, found guilty of culpable homicide over the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, will be released later this month.

# house-arrest - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Oscar Pistorius leaves court dock to spend his first night in jail

He left behind four white roses and a bucket in the courtroom.

# house-arrest - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Pakistan court extends Musharraf custody

He was arrested yesterday ahead of key elections – the arrest was due to Musharraf’s decision to sack judges when he imposed emergency rule in November 2007.

# house-arrest - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Aung San Suu Kyi to leave Burma for the first time in 24 years today

The pro-democracy leader is due to visit Ireland in mid-June as part of her trip to Europe.

# house-arrest - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Julian Assange plans to run for Australian Senate

The 40-year-old founder of Wikileaks will have to overcome the obstacle of being under virtual house arrest in England and facing sex crime allegations in Sweden.

# house-arrest - Thursday 23 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge Judge tells Lindsay Lohan: stop having parties while you're under house arrest Lindsay Lohan

Judge tells Lindsay Lohan: stop having parties while you're under house arrest

The troubled actress can only have one friend visit her at a time, under the rules of an LA judge.

# house-arrest - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Strauss-Kahn out of prison and into luxury apartment building near ground zero

The former IMF chief will temporarily stay at an apartment block near the site of the 9/11 attacks and the former home of disgraced financier Bernie Madoff but neighbours there don’t seem too pleased about his arrival.

# house-arrest - Monday 15 November, 2010

'Dangerous time' for Aung San Suu Kyi Burma This post contains videos

'Dangerous time' for Aung San Suu Kyi

Burma’s heroine vows to fight on for human rights and democracy in her first day back at the office.

# house-arrest - Sunday 14 November, 2010

Aung San Suu Kyi calls for dialogue with Burma's generals

The time has come to “sort out our differences across the table” says Suu Kyi.

# house-arrest - Saturday 13 November, 2010

Burma releases Aung San Suu Kyi

The Burmese authorities have released pro-democracy campaigner and Nobel Prize Winner Aung San Suu Kyi – who has spent 15 of the past 21 years under house arrest.