Poland: Film director hopes for human rights backing after Communist-era police spy taunt

Film-director Grzegorz Michal Braun, fined after accusing a professor of being a Communist-era police spy, will discover next week if judges agree that his human rights were breached.

Governments back ‘Medicrime’ treaty

Twelve governments have joined the fightback against rogue manufacturers and criminal gangs who trade in fake ‘legal’ drugs.

Committee Of Ministers Paves Way For Global ‘Medicrime’ Treaty

Governments across the world will be urged to sign up to a new Council of Europe treaty criminalizing the manufacture and supply of counterfeit medical products.

Television Special Highlights Threat Of Medicrime

Viewers will learn about the Council of Europe’s new ‘Medicrime’ Convention which seeks to criminalise the manufacture and distribution of counterfeit medical products.

Q & A On Medicrime With Portugal’s Destak Newspaper

The convention criminalises the production and distribution of counterfeit medical products and imposes stiffer penalties on the criminals making rich profits from the illegal trade.