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Hissene Habre.  Photo: afrofocus.com via Bing (CC).

27 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 28, 2015

Habre refuses newly appointed defense lawyers: On Tuesday, 25 August 2015, Former Chadian President Hissene Habre refused to meet his court-appointed lawyers at the prison of Cap Manuel in Dakar, claiming he did not know… Read More ›

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18 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 19, 2015

ICTY convicted Mile Mrksic dies in detention in Portugal: Mile Mrksic, former commander of the Republic of Serb Krajina Army general major, died 16 August 2015. A justice ministry spokesperson said that he died of… Read More ›

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27 JULY 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 27, 2015

Prosecution files notice of appeal against decision ordering reconsideration of investigation into crimes on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla:  The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) chief Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, has filed a notice of appeal, appealing the… Read More ›

Fatou Bensouda

30 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 3, 2015

ICC Prosecutor confronts UNSC on ensure justice in Sudan: On Monday 29 June, 2015 ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda called on the United Nations to take action to ensure justice for “long-suffering victims of atrocity crimes”… Read More ›

25 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

25 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 25, 2015

ICC ASP elects new judge from the Philippines:  At the fourteenth plenary meeting, the Assembly of State Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) elected Raul Cano Pangalangan (Group of Asia-Pacific States,… Read More ›

24 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

24 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 24, 2015

UN opens Seoul Office for investigating human rights violations in N. Korea: On Tuesday, 23 June 2015, the United Nations officially opened a new field office in Seoul to “monitor and document” human rights violations… Read More ›

22 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

22 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 22, 2015

Cambodia police hesitant on ECCC warrant for Meas Muth: Local officials of Meas Muth’s hometown have acknowledged that police had visited the area without making any attempts to take Muth into custody, one day after… Read More ›

18 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 18, 2015

Amnesty accusing SA of betraying Darfur victims over Bashir:  Amnesty International is calling the South African government’s failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir a betrayal to the victims of the alleged crimes committed by… Read More ›