Supreme Court upholds ruling against assailants in machete attack|
The country’s Supreme Court has upheld an earlier ruling which classified
a machete attack by four Romany assailants in a bar in Nový Bor as
attempted murder. Three people were injured in the attack in 2011, with one
man almost dying, and the four received sentences ranging from five to 17.5
years in jail. Afterwards, the incident sparked anti-Roma protests in
northern Bohemia. The decision by the Supreme Court was reached in December
but only made public now.