Balkans

Mural of Ratko Mladic.  Photo: Emmanuel in Europe via Bing (CC).

22 November 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICTY convicts Mladic; gives him life

November 23, 2017

ICTY judgment finds Mladic guilty of genocide, war crimes and CAH; sentences him to life imprisonment: On 22 November 2017, Trial Chamber I of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia convicted Ratko Mladić,… Read More ›

Im Chaem.  Photo: in-cyprus.com via Bing.

16 November 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC to hear appeal on Im Chaem case, and allegations made about Mladic medical access

November 16, 2017

ECCC PTC to hear Appeal on dismissal of Case 004/01 against Im Chaem: In December 2017, the Pre-trial Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) will hold the appeal hearing against… Read More ›

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

9 November 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC opens investigation in Burundi, ICC AC issues second Lubanga sentence reduction decision, ICTY Prosecutor to report Croatia to UNSC for non-cooperation

November 9, 2017

ICC Judges authorize opening investigation in Burundi: On 9 November 2017, ICC Pre-trial Chamber III issued the public redacted version of its decision granting authorization to the ICC Prosecutor to open an investigation into the… Read More ›

Special Tribunal For Lebanon.  Photo: STL via Flickr (CC).

19 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Mladic Judgment on 22 Nov and STL AC on PTC Rule 68(G) questions

October 19, 2017

Mladic Trial Judgment to be delivered on 22 November: On 18 October, the Trial Chamber of the ICTY announced the date and time of the pronouncement of the judgment in the case of The Prosecutor… Read More ›

Laurent Gbagbo.  Photo: alchetron.com via Bing.

11 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC rejects Gbagbo detention appeal on wrong provision, and S&S retrial contests civilian status

October 12, 2017

ICC AC rejects Gbagbo’s notice of appeal on detention in limine: In the case of The Prosecutor v. Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Ble Goude ongoing at the ICC, the Appeals Chamber has issued its decision… Read More ›

Naser Oric.  Photo: sh.wikipedia.org via Bing (CC).

9 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Naser Oric acquitted of war crimes

October 9, 2017

Naser Oric acquitted of war crimes before Sarajevo court: The former commander of Bosnian Muslim forces in Srebenica was accused of murdering three prisoners of war in 1992. Oric was tried with a former subordinate,… Read More ›

Mural of Ratko Mladic.  Photo: Emmanuel in Europe via Bing (CC).

5 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Serbia on Mladic prov release and UN Committees on CAH against Rohingya Muslims

October 5, 2017

Gov of Serbia supports provisional release of Mladic for health reasons: On Tuesday, the Serbian government expressed its support for a provisional release of Ratko Mladic on health grounds. According to Serbia’s state TV, the… Read More ›

Laurent Gbagbo.  Photo: Paterne DIDI via Flickr (CC).

27 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Gbagbo detention to continue, Stanisic provisional release extended and PLO on Israeli settlements and ICC

September 27, 2017

ICC TC decided for continuing detention of Gbagbo: In the case of The Prosecutor v. Laurent Gbagbo & Charles Blé Goudé at the ICC, Trial Chamber I has issued their decision on whether Mr. Gbagbo… Read More ›