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# Anders Behring Breivik

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2022
# Oslo
Norway court rejects parole request for neo-Nazi mass murderer
The right-wing extremist killed 77 people in 2011.
# Anders Behring Breivik
Norwegian mass killer Breivik to seek parole as victims' families fear grandstanding
The far-right terrorist killed 77 people in a bomb and gun massacre in Norway in 2011.
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# Anders Behring Breivik
Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime
Breivik has a three-cell complex where he can play video games and watch television on two sets.
# Anders Behring Breivik
Norway to appeal mass killer's human rights prison verdict
The court found that the right-wing extremist was subjected to “inhuman” and “degrading” treatment.
# violated
Anders Behring Breivik wins lawsuit against Norway for 'inhuman' treatment
The mass murderer killed 77 people in an attack in Oslo in 2011.
# Anders Behring Breivik
Mass murderer Breivik vows to go on hunger strike "until death"
He has previously demanded prison authorities upgrade his Playstation 2 to a Playstation 3.
# love letters
"I care even more about him now" - The woman who loves Norway's mass murderer
“Victoria”, a young Swedish woman in her 20s, says she thinks of him as an ‘old friend’
# reclaiming utoya
Young Norwegian activists are back on Utoya in defiance of Anders Behring Breivik
It’s the first time Labour’s Youth Camp has been held on the island since the 2011 attack.
# god's position
Tutu calls on Norwegians to forgive mass murderer Breivik
The retired Archbishop said that not forgiving Anders Behring Breivik could be “corrosive”.
# Poignant
Norway's memorial to Utoya island massacre is stunning
The winning entry from Jonas Dahlberg shows part of a nearby promontory cleaved in two.
# No thanks
Oslo university snubs killer Breivik's application to study
The man who killed 77 people in July 2011 attacks wanted to study political science by distance learning.
# Norway
Anders Behring Breivik wants to study political science at Oslo University
The man behind the terrorist atrocities that left 77 people dead in July 2011 has applied to study at the University of Oslo.
# France
Neo-Nazi linked to Breivik arrested amid fears of 'major terrorist act'
Kristian Vikernes, who is said to have been linked with Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik, was arrested by intelligence officers in France earlier today.
# Norway
Breivik gives up his inheritance - to stop Norway giving it to his victims
Anders Behring Breivik would have inherited money from his late mother, but doesn’t want it to go towards his victims.
# Norway
Breivik files complaint over "aggravated torture" in prison
Breivik, who is serving a 21-year jail sentence for killing 77 people, has complained about being kept in isolation for too long.
# Breivik
Anders Behring Breivik complains about “sadistic” Norwegian prison conditions
Complaints range from not having a personal light and TV switch, censored phone calls, “screaming” prison mates and cold coffee.
# Prime Numbers
Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers
How many people love (or loathe) the Lovely Girls? How popular is Guinness? And how long does it take a video to become viral?
Voices
Column: Breivik's victims have been largely forgotten during his trial
The 22 July 2011 attacks could have happened here, writes Ciara Galvin, and could still happen.
# Norway
Breivik says he won't appeal 21-year jail term over killings
The man behind the Oslo and Utoya Island attacks says he rejects the court’s legitimacy and therefore can’t appeal.
# Explainer
21-year-sentence does not mean Breivik will walk free in 2033. Here's why:
There is actually no limit to the number of times the court can extend the sentence.
# Breivik
Anders Behring Breivik found to be sane, sentenced to 21 years
The verdict was delivered at a court in Norway this morning.
# Breivik
Verdict in Breivik trial due at 9am this morning
The trial of the man who has admitted killing 77 people in two separate attacks in Norway last year will hear a verdict from the judges this morning.
# Norway
Breivik will challenge any ruling that declares him insane
The confessed mass killer says won’t appeal if he’s sentenced to prison – as long as he is declared sane.
# Czech Republic
'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic
Local media reports that the 29-year-old man was arrested for building up a stash of weapons and explosives.
# Utoya
Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report
A major report this week found that Norwegian authorities could have stopped Anders Behring Breivik.
# Norway
Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'
Investigation into official response to double terror attack last summer also found that the attacker could have been arrested much sooner.
# killing
Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings
The prosecution is calling for Breivik to be declared insane, but Breivik has said he will appeal the verdict if he is found criminally insane.
# Breivik
Verdict of Norway’s Breivik trial expected later this summer
Court says verdict won’t be out for at least a month after the hearings end in late June.
# Breivik trial
Breivik judge caught playing Solitaire in court during trial
Ernst Henning Eielsen, one of the three ‘lay judges’ handling the trial, was busy during a professor’s testimony yesterday.
# Breivik
Breivik's friends reveal details of nose job and possible depression
Four of Brievik’s former friends testified yesterday on the killer’s concerns about his appearance, and their thoughts on his sexuality. The computer game World of Warcraft is being mentioned in court today.
# Breivik
Breivik 'won't appeal' if found sane
The self-confessed mass killer spoke after court proceedings today.
# Breivik
Man seriously injured in self-immolation outside Breivik trial
Norwegian police say they do not believe the man had any connection with the terror trial.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Monday
Your essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any other bits and pieces you may have missed…
# Breivik
Survivors of Breivik gun attack describe shootings
Victims of the Utoya island attack describe their efforts to escape from the gunman.
# Breivik
Breivik trial interrupted by shoe-thrower
The brother of one of the victims of the Norway massacre hurled his shoe and told Breivik to “go to hell”.
# Norway
VIDEO: 40,000 people sing Anders Behring Breivik's most-hated song
Breivik told his trial that the song ‘Children of the Rainbow’ was an effort to brainwash kids. Oslo responded by singing it.
# Breivik
Breivik blames 'racist' plot for questions over sanity
Confessed killer of 77 people in July 2011 told court he would do what he could to avoid going to an asylum.
# Breivik
Breivik to give more evidence on details, motives of attacks
Throughout the first week of his trial, the Norwegian has spoken at ease about the killing of 77 people last July.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Thursday
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.