Matthew Agius is Senior Reporter on Law and Court Affairs at MaltaToday. He is also a Legal Procurator and Commissioner for Oaths. Prior to reading Law at the University of Malta, Matthew served in the British Army.

Social workers flagged problematic family years before ‘satanic' sex abuse
Court & Police
Two young girls at the centre of a dysfunctional Marsaskala family...
‘Demonic’ rape trial: Exorcist tells judge he saw no satanic activity at home
Court & Police
Exorcist testifies on day three of the trial of a man accused of rape and...
‘Satanic sex’ trial: daughter 14 when accused moved into victims’ home
Court & Police
Youngest daughter was 14 when boyfriend, the accused who conjured a...
Manipulator who used ‘demon voice’ wreaked havoc over mentally ill woman’s life
Court & Police
‘Demon’ ruse: mentally ill victim powerless inside her own home as...
Man accused of punching policeman who asked him to put his mask on at hospital
Court & Police
A 26 year-old man was denied bail after appearing in court for allegedly...
Woman describes being beaten, ordered to perform sex acts by ‘demon’ who turned out to be her sister's boyfriend
Court & Police
Woman gives harrowing account in court of sexual abuse by sister's...
Trial of two men accused of 2005 Sion Grech murder begins
Court & Police
Ismael Habesh and Faical Mahouachi are charged with killing 20-year-old...
Man who claimed hearing demonic voice on trial for raping woman and abusing her daughter
Court & Police
The trial without jury of a man accused of raping a vulnerable woman and...
Self-proclaimed Tumas heir gets lighter drug sentence on appeal
Court & Police
Victor Buttigieg, who claims to be the son business giant Tumas...
Prudente baby had ‘a chance, not a great one, that it could live’
Court & Police
Mater Dei doctors tell court that Andrea Prudente was not at risk of death when...
Six-year jail term for Leisure Clothing boss on human trafficking charges
Court & Police
Leisure Clothing’s managing director Han Bin and marketing director Jia...
Judge reprimands prosecution as illegal hunting conviction overturned on appeal
Court & Police
Judge criticises prosecution’s failure to summon important witnesses...
Man awaits sentence after admitting to harassing girlfriend, assaulting her father after SMS row
Court & Police
Man admits to harassing his girlfriend and assaulting her father following an...
Orchestra chief met with top brass to talk musician out of sexual harassment complaints
Court & Police
Malta Philharmonic Orchestra cover-up: Top management discussed how to...
Health supplement shoplifter fined, placed on probation and ordered to pay for stolen items
Court & Police
The man has been placed on probation and fined after he admitted to two petty...
Transport Malta officials charged over video of assault on healthcare worker
Court & Police
The officials are being accused of a raft of crimes, including speeding - which...
Man admits to stealing Christmas decorations, verbally abusing acquaintance
Court & Police
Man admits to stealing Christmas decorations and verbally abusing a female...
Paola man, 66, denies shooting neighbour in the face in New Year's Eve incident
Court & Police
Man charged with shooting the owner of a neighbouring field in the face with a...
Gozo: Abbazia bid to claw back Nadur lands
National
Rector of the Abbazia di Sant Antonio delli Navarra files constitutional...
Stolen torch, tattoos led to suspect's arrest over garage complex arson
Court & Police
Stolen torch and distinctive hand tattoos help police confirm the identity of a...