ECCC

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

30 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 31, 2015

ECCC witness testifies that Samphan present at airport worksite:  The final witness concerning the Kampong Chhnang airport website, Khin Vat, gave her testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, yesterday 29 July… Read More ›

Rios Montt trial in Guatemala City, Guatemala. May 9, 2013.  Photo: coolloud via Flickr (CC).

8 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 9, 2015

International judge at ECCC resigns: Mark Harmon, an ECCC international judge, resigned from the Extraordinary Chambers for personal reasons yesterday, Tuesday, 7 July 2015.  Harmon, from the United States, recently issued an arrest warrant for… Read More ›

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

2 July 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

July 7, 2015

ECCC Appeals hearings begin for Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan: Two former Khmer Rouge leaders, Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, began appeal hearings today against their convictions for crimes against humanity last year in which they… 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 ›

29 JUNE 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

29 JUNE 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 29, 2015

ICC refers Sudan to UNSC over non-cooperation on Hussein warrant: On 26 June 2015, the Pre-Trial Chamber II of the International Criminal Court (ICC) found that the State of Sudan has failed to arrest Abdel… 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 ›

19 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 20, 2015

Closing arguments for STL contempt case of journalist and news company: The STL heard closing arguments over the 18 and 19 June 2015 in the tribunal’s first contempt proceeding. The charges are against Al-Jadeed TV… Read More ›

17 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 17, 2015

ICC announces 7 July trial date for Ntaganda: The opening statements in the ICC trial of Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda is scheduled for 7 and 8 July 2015.  The opening of the trial will take… Read More ›