Swedish #MeToo defamation trial: Here’s what you need to know
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Swedish #MeToo defamation trial: Here’s what you need to know

A trial underway in Stockholm will judge whether one of the first prominent Swedish figures to post as part of the #MeToo movement is guilty of defamation for naming the man who allegedly raped her. Here's what you need to know about the landmark trial.

Man on trial for Malmö bomb threat sent for psychiatric exam

Man on trial for Malmö bomb threat sent for psychiatric exam

Swedish prosecutor: ‘Movies show men killing’

Swedish prosecutor: ‘Movies show men killing’

Dewani honeymoon hitman dies in jail

Dewani honeymoon hitman dies in jail

Murder trial begins for dismemberment suspect

Murder trial begins for dismemberment suspect

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German woman requests new trial

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Accused child murderer appeals retrial rejection

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Prosecutor elects not to request Beltran’s detention

Interpreter loses license for poor Swedish skills

Interpreter loses license for poor Swedish skills

Police accused of breaking woman’s arm

Police accused of breaking woman’s arm

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Charges filed in massive Swedish doping scandal

War crimes judge receives death threat

War crimes judge receives death threat

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Girl, 16, charged for sex with underage boys

Girl, 16, freed in ‘truth or dare’ underage sex case

Girl, 16, freed in ‘truth or dare’ underage sex case

Swedish gyno takes heat for stimulating ‘demo’

Swedish gyno takes heat for stimulating ‘demo’

Stockholm jail sends wrong man to stand trial

Stockholm jail sends wrong man to stand trial

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Stockholm suicide bombing trial begins

Accused Frenchman gets naked in new trial delay

Accused Frenchman gets naked in new trial delay

Sweden’s first genocide trial imminent

Sweden’s first genocide trial imminent

Historic genocide trial opens in Sweden

Historic genocide trial opens in Sweden

Swede jailed for ‘long-distance’ child rape

Swede jailed for ‘long-distance’ child rape

Second ‘infidelity check’ attack ruled to be sexual

Second ‘infidelity check’ attack ruled to be sexual

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Six teens on trial for Stockholm gang rape

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Swedish court clears ‘bottle sex’ men of rape

Defamation charges for Instagram ‘slut-shaming’

Defamation charges for Instagram ‘slut-shaming’

Swede jailed for life in historic genocide case

Swede jailed for life in historic genocide case