ECCC

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 ›

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

7 September 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ongwen Pre-trial briefs, ECCC defense request docs, and Kosovo Tribunal Prosecutor appointed

September 8, 2016

Pre-trial briefs submitted in Ongwen case: On 6 September the ICC’s Office of the Prosecutor and the Victims (represented by the Common Legal Representative) filed respective pre-trial briefs in accordance with the Trial Chamber IX’s… Read More ›

Khieu Samphan.  Photo: Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia via Flickr (CC).

18 August 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC defence says Samphan not responsible, and ADC-ICTY calls for release of Bangladesh tribunal defence team member

August 18, 2016

Samphan defence says ECCC Prosecution failed to establish individual criminal responsibility in Case 002/02: On 16 August 2016, Anita Guisse, defence for Khieu Samphan, argued before the ECCC that the prosecution in Case 002/02 has… Read More ›

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

11 August 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC expert witness not to testify, and ICT Bangladesh sentences 1 to death; 7 to life

August 11, 2016

Expert witness refuses to testify before ECCC: On 9 August 2016, Michael Vickery announced to the Khmer rouge tribunal that he no longer wishes to testify as an expert witness. The renowned historian was due… Read More ›

United Nations General Assembly.  Photo: zh.wikipedia.org via Bing (CC).

20 July 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC involved in UN debate on HR, EU funding for ECCC and EU insists on Serbia cooperation with WC

July 21, 2016

ICC President of the Assembly participates in UN GA debate on HR: The President of the ICC’s Assembly of State Parties, H.E. Mr. Sidiki Kaba of Senegal, participated in the high-level thematic debate on human… Read More ›

Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi.  Photo:  telegraph.co.uk via Bing (CC).

30 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – AC Judgment for Stanisic and Zupljanin, Gaddafi request to ICC, ECCC testimony on purges, and more

July 4, 2016

ICTY AC affirms TC Judgment against Stanisic and Župljanin: On 30 June 2016, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia affirmed the convictions of Mićo Stanišić, former Minister of the… Read More ›

ECCC.  Photo: ru.wikipedia.org via Bing (CC).

28 June 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS: UN HR Commissioner Report calls for transitional justice, war crimes prosecutions in Sri Lanka; HRW encourages inquiries into former U.S., French involvement in Habre’s rise to power; Duch Testimony concludes at ECCC

June 29, 2016

UN HR Commissioner Report calls for transitional justice, war crimes prosecutions in Sri Lanka The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights issued a report calling for the prosecution of war crimes and the protection of… Read More ›