ECCC

Ahmad Al-Faqi Al-Mahdi. Photo: maliweb.net via Bing.

25 May 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Guilty plea in ICC Mali case, Stanisic and Simatovic retrial start scheduled and ECCC request on expert evidence

May 25, 2016

Al-Faqi al-Mahdi to plead guilty in ICC case: Mr Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi will plead guilty before the ICC and ask for the pardon of the Malian people for the deliberate targeting in 2012 of nine… Read More ›

Simone Gbagbo.  Photo: linfodrome.com via Bing.

10 May 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS Simone Gbagbo domestic trial, attacks on civilians in Syria, ECCC judgement delay and HRW on Bangladesh

May 11, 2016

Domestic trial of former Ivory Coast First Lady Simone Gbagbo begins: On Monday, 9 May 2016 the trial of former first lady Simone Gbagbo started in Abidjan. Mrs. Gbagbo is being tried for crimes allegedly… Read More ›

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

27 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda prosecution witness testimony, Mladic defense calls expert, ECCC testimony on S-21 and more

April 28, 2016

ICC Prosecution witness testifies on rebels arms civilians in Ntaganda trial: Witness P907, a former fighter with the Union of Congolese Patriots (UPC), said that commanders provided guns to civilians and encouraged them to pillage… Read More ›

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

20 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC continues testimony on S-21 prison

April 21, 2016

ECCC Case 002 continues testimony on S-21 prison; defense calls into question credibility: After the conclusion of testimony yesterday by Mr. Chum Mey, the ECCC continues to hear testimony about the S-21 or Tuol Sleng… Read More ›

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta.  Photo: pressenza.com via Bing (CC).

19 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS- Mladic witness Tomasica evidence, Int’l Children’s Court proposed, Tuol Sleng survivor testifies ECCC, ICC requests, Kenya refuses extradition of accused

April 20, 2016

Mladic Defense witness questions veracity of Tomasica evidence: Defense witness and pathologist Zoran Stankovic testified before the ICTY on Tuesday 19 April 2016 and questioned the evaluations carried out on the bodies exhumed from the… Read More ›

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

13 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda defense on witness proofing, Serb general arrested in Kosovo, ECCC absent witness and more

April 14, 2016

Ntaganda defense raises issue of Prosecution witness proofing: Bosco Ntaganda’s lawyers contended that the ICC Office of the Prosecutor was going beyond acceptable levels of witness preparation with a witness, known as Witness P963, who… Read More ›

7 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC requests explanation for witness’s refusal to testify, and Prosecution and Defense make statements after Ruto and Sang cases terminated

7 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC requests explanation for witness’s refusal to testify, and Prosecution and Defense make statements after Ruto and Sang cases terminated

April 7, 2016

  ECCC President requests explanation of witness’s refusal to testify in Case 002/02: Testimony was not heard from witness “2-TCW-827” in Case 002/02 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan on Monday and Tuesday, due to… Read More ›

Vojislav Seselj.  Photo: worldbulletin.net via Bing.

31 March 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICTY Trial Chamber acquits Seselj of all charges, Ongwen applies for leave to appeal confirmation decision and ECCC prosecution witness testimony

March 31, 2016

ICTY acquits Vojislav Seselj of CAH and War Crimes: On 31 March, Trial Chamber III of the ICTY, presided by Judge Jean-Claude Antonetti, delivered a judgment of acquittal for all charges against President of the Serbian Radical Party… Read More ›