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

18 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Rios Montt genocide retrial starts, OAS inquiry on Venezuela CAH convenes panel, African Court dismisses opinion request on mining law and Bensouda in Mali

October 19, 2017

Genocide retrial of Rios Montt begins in Guatemala City; defence lawyers expelled: The retrial of former Guatemalan leader Efrain Rios Montt began on 13 October 2017 before a national Supreme Court tribunal – Montt faces… Read More ›

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

12 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Gbagbo TC sets procedure for deceased victim apps

October 12, 2017

Gbagbo TC establishes procedure for participation resumption of deceased victims by ‘closely-related individuals’: On 11 October, Trial Chamber I of the ICC issued a “Decision on the resumption of action applications” of deceased victims in… 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 ›

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10 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC Georgia investigation update and agreed fact dispute in Ntaganda case

October 12, 2017

  ICC Prosecution on Georgia investigation: The ICC staff member, Phakiso Mochochoko,  Director of the Jurisdiction, Complementarity and Cooperation Division of the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) at the International Criminal Court (ICC), gave an… Read More ›

Former ICC Prosecutor, Luis Moreno Ocampo.  Photo: hellaheaven-ana.blogspot.com via Bing (CC).

6 October 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC responds to Ocampo allegations

October 8, 2017

ICC issues statement responding to allegations concerning Ocampo and Libya: October 5th 2017, the International Criminal Court, and the Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda published statements addressing allegations made in late September against former Prosecutor of the… Read More ›

ICC accused, Dominic Ongwen.  Photo:  coalitionfortheicc.org via Bing (CC).

28 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC TC on evidence in Ongwen case

September 28, 2017

ICC TC orders publication of public evidence from Ongwen case: On 25 September, Judge Betram Schmitt, acting on behalf of Trial Chamber IX of the ICC issued a decision in regards to the prosecution’s submission… 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 ›

26 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Submissions made on Lubanga reduction of sentence, and Bensouda participates in UNGA meeting

26 September 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Submissions made on Lubanga reduction of sentence, and Bensouda participates in UNGA meeting

September 26, 2017

Submissions from Defence, Prosecution and OPCV on Lubanga reduction of sentence: On 21 September, Defence, Prosecution and OPCV filed observations submissions to the Appeals Chamber on the reduction of the sentence  in the Lubanga case… Read More ›