Nikos Michaloliakos, leader of the ultra-nationalist party Golden Dawn, is to remain in custody pending trial, on charges of forming a criminal organization. A defiant Michaloliakos cried "Long live the victory" as he left court.
Three Golden Dawn MPs have been released from custody pending trial. Party spokesman Ilias Kasidiaris, and lawmakers Ilias Panayiotaros and Nikos Michos, all deny the charges brought against them.
The Greek Parliament has voted in favour of removing the parliamentary immunity from prosecution from Golden Dawn MP Ilias Kasidiaris, enabling a prosecution to go ahead over the televised slapping of Communist MP Liana Kanelli in June 2012.
Ilias Kasidiaris, Golden Dawn MP, was acquitted in the Athens' court on Thursday over charges which have dogged him since 2007. He gave a rousing speech as he left court surrounded by Chrysi Avgi supporters.
Members of Greece's Golden Dawn party distributed food to needy Greeks suffering under austerity measures, on Wednesday. The food was purchased by money received by Golden MPs as parliamentary compensation.
Following the expulsion of Greek triple-jump athlete Voula Papachristou from the London Olympics for a racist tweet, sympathies for her are divided in Greece. Her coach has claimed that her expulsion is an "overreaction" in light of her apology.
Ilias Kasidiaris, the Golden Dawn MP wanted on charges of assault following his attack on two female rival MP's during a live televised debate on Thursday, has issued a statement threatening to sue his victims.
Greek politicians of all parties have strongly condemned the attack on live television by far-right Golden Dawn MP on two female politicians. The government said the "attack is an attack against every democratic citizen."
Golden Dawn, the far-right party, has released a statement announcing an immediate embargo on all media. They accuse the media of hostile reporting and playing a game of filthy propaganda against them.
Chaos broke out on a live Greek TV show Thursday morning when an MP from the far-right Golden Dawn threw a glass of water at an extreme-left SYRIZA MP. A Communist party MP condemned the action and was punched and slapped in the face for her trouble.