Supreme Court rejects former politician’s appeal

Norway’s Supreme Court won’t be hearing an appeal filed by Svein Ludvigsen, the retired top politician for the Conservative Party who was convicted for misusing his position to obtain sexual favours from three young male asylum seekers.  Ludvigsen, a former Member of Parliament, fisheries minister and county governor in Troms, was sentenced to five years […]

School mourns murdered student

Nearly all the 1,200 students, teachers and other employees at a high school in Gjøvik gathered on Tuesday to collectively mourn the death of 15-year-old Oscar André Overn. The teenager was murdered by his own father at the family’s home in the small, historic community of Kapp on the shores of Lake Mjøsa last month. […]

Father killed his 15-year-old son

A 15-year-old boy from the small community of Kapp on the western shore of Norway’s largest lake, Mjøsa, died at Ullevål University Hospital in Oslo on Monday, nearly a month after police were called to his family’s home. They found him badly beaten and lifeless, and his father was arrested shortly thereafter. Police were called […]

Police reveal advanced pedophile ring

Norwegian police have uncovered yet another network of pedophiles, this one operating with such advanced technology that they went undetected for the past 20 years. Now a gay male Norwegian couple is under arrest and police have seized several million photos and videos of assaults on young boys from around the world. State broadcaster NRK […]