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Augustine Ngirabatware.  Photo: presstv.com via Bing.

21 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – MICT grants review of Ngirabatware conviction; Chea closing arguments; submissions on reparations in Al-Mahdi case, and conviction of MICT judge in Turkey

June 22, 2017

MICT grants review of conviction of Ngirabatware before ICTR: The UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) has granted a request for review of the ICTR judgment in the case of The Prosecutor v. Augustin… Read More ›

Former Romanian President, Ion Iliescu.  Photo: octavpelin.wordpress.com via Bing (CC).

20 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC juris over WC of rape / sexual slavery of child soldiers and Romanian ex-Pres charged with CAH

June 20, 2017

ICC AC confirms jurisdiction for war crimes of rape / sexual slavery of child soldiers in Ntaganda trial: On 15 June 2017, the ICC Appeals Chamber unanimously rejected Ntaganda appeal against the decision of Trial… Read More ›

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

19 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – OTP statement on Gaddafi and Al-Tuhamy, ICC decision on SA and Bashir, and ECCC Pros call for life for Samphan and Chea

June 20, 2017

OTP says Gaddafi son, Saif, and Al-Tuhamy must be transferred to ICC:  In a statement issued on 14 July 2017, the ICC Office of the Prosecutor called for the immediate arrest and transfer to The… Read More ›

ICC Accused, Bosco Ntaganda.  Photo: heconversation.com via Bing (CC).

14 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda testifies, Bemba appeals reparations experts, and Bensouda to UNSC on Darfur

June 14, 2017

Ntaganda testifies at ICC: Defendant Bosco Ntaganda took the stand today, 14 June 2017, in the case of The Prosecutor v. Bosco Ntaganda ongoing at the ICC. In advance of his client’s testimony, defense lawyer… Read More ›

Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic.  Photo: balkaninsight.com via Bing.

1 June 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Stanisic & Simatovic to surrender and start retrial, not guilty plea at EULEX trial, OHCHR report on CAH in CAR, extradition for charge on killings in Ukraine, and Saif Gaddafi’s continued detention

June 1, 2017

Stanisic and Simatovic ordered to Hague detention unit by 30 May for 13 June retrial start: The ICTY has ordered former Serbian state security officials Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic to surrender to the UN detention unit… Read More ›

Inter-American Court of Human Rights.  Photo: ihrlaw.org via Bing (CC).

24 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC and African justice, and IACHR on US border patrol

May 24, 2017

Conference held on African Justice and ICC cooperation: On 23 May 2017 the President of the ICC’s Assembly of State Parties held a high level conference on the topic of “Capacity-building with regard to African… Read More ›

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18 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – IACHR on Brazil abuses, and ICC Trust Fund program in Côte d’Ivoire

May 18, 2017

Inter-American Court of HRs issues judgment on police abuses in Brazil: On 12 May, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR) issued a ruling condemning Brazil for police violence and for failing to ensure justice… Read More ›

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

17 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Nuon Chea closing brief, ICC complaint alleges genocide of gay community in Russia; Russia on Mladic provisional release, Kosovo charges of war crimes domestically and more

May 18, 2017

Nuon Chea asks for full acquittal in closing brief before ECCC: In Case 002 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan at the ECCC, former Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea has request acquittal for charges of… Read More ›