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17th Ordinary African Union Summit.  Photo: Embassy of Equatorial Guinea via Flickr (CC).

26 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – HRW critical of AU’s calls for ICC withdrawal, tribunal for ISIS crimes lacking intl support and EU urged to monitor situation in Eritrea

September 27, 2016

HRW critical of AU movement to withdraw from ICC – On Thursday, Human Rights Watch (HRW) openly criticized the African Union’s (AU) ongoing calls for a mass withdrawal of African states from the ICC. In… Read More ›

ICC Premanent Premises, The Hague. Photo: by ICL Media Review (rights reserved).

22 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda hunger strike ends, Bemba contempt verdict scheduled and ICC AC judge replaced for Ntaganda appeals

September 22, 2016

Ntaganda ends hunger strike over prison conditions and fair trial: On 20 September 2016, Stephane Bourgon, lawyer for Bosco Ntaganda, announced that Ntaganda had broken his two-week hunger strike. The former Congolese rebel leader, who… Read More ›

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20 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – IACHR to assist with Mexican police abuse, Ntaganda hunger strike on day 13, and UN Syria Inquiry seeks access to refugees

September 20, 2016

Mexican Government asks IACHR to assist with reparations on police abuse findings: In a statement issued on 17 September 2016, the Mexican government announced that it sent case of police abuse of protesters to the… Read More ›

ICC accused, Dominic Ongwen.  Photo: International Criminal Court via Flickr.

19 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC OTP policy paper on case selection/prioritisation expands to environmental destruction probes; Witness prep decision in Ongwen case and decision on Kenya’s failure to cooperate

September 20, 2016

ICC OTP new policy paper on case selection and prioritisation could examine environmental destruction: On Thursday, the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) released a Policy Paper on Case Selection and Prioritisation of… Read More ›

Ratko Mladic.  Photo: via Bing (CC).

15 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC expert testimony on forced marriage, Mladic motion on bias and ICTY decision on Serbia lack of cooperation

September 15, 2016

Further ECCC testimony from Japanese academic on forced marriage highlights cultural impact: On 14 September 2016, Kasumi Nakagawa continued her testimony at the ECCC in the case against Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea. Her testimony… Read More ›

ECCC accused, Nuon Chea. Photo: Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia via Flickr (CC).

14 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC appeal judgment on CAH, Ntaganda hunger strike and ECCC testimony on forced marriage

September 15, 2016

ECCC to deliver Appeals judgment of Chea and Samphan CAH conviction: The ECCC has announced that it will deliver its ruling regarding Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan’s appeal cases on 23 November 2016. Chea and… Read More ›

Bosco Ntaganda.  Photo: ecosocialojocritico.wordpress.com via Bing (CC).

12 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda stages hunger strike, ICTY schedules closing arguments in Mladić case, and UN DRC Mission extracts hundreds of armed S.Sudanese

September 12, 2016

Ntaganda stages hunger strike, refuses to attend hearings at ICC: Former Congolese rebel commander Bosco Ntaganda on trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC) has gone on hunger strike to protest restrictions imposed by ICC… Read More ›

ICC Permanent Premise courtroom.  Photo: msafdie.com via Bing.

8 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC TC rejects request for financial info, and new African Court VP named

September 8, 2016

ICC TC rejects Prosecution request in Bemba contempt case for financial info from Registry: On 7 September 2016, the Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Court rejected the Office of the Prosecutor’s 10th of August… Read More ›

Weekly video review

ICLMR / Justice Hub: Weekly Video Review – 15 April 2016

ICLMR / Justice Hub: Weekly Video Review – 15 April 2016

April 15, 2016 0 comments

In this week’s review, news about the ICC’s approval of domestic proceedings against Katanga, the ICTY prosecution to appeal Seselj judgment and Kenyan victims following the termination of the Ruto / Sang cases.

Friday Review – ICLMR & Justice Hub

Weekly IJ News Review – 22 April 2016

Weekly IJ News Review – 22 April 2016

April 22, 2016 0 comments

Weekly IJ News Review 22 April 2016 By: ICL Media Review In this week’s review, news about ICC requests for transfer of 3 Kenyans for contempt; Kenya and the Rome Statute, ECCC testimony in Case… Read More ›