Kenya

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 ›

15 JUNE 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 16, 2015

ICC indicted Bashir leaves SA after judge order conditional restriction on exit: After a South African judge provisionally ordered that President Omar al-Bashir not leave the country due to the outstanding International Criminal Court (ICC)… Read More ›

8 JUNE 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 8, 2015

Kenya TC says decision on admissibility of statements from recanted witnesses by July: During a status conference held on Friday 5 June 2015 before Trial Chamber V (a), Presiding Judge Childe Eboe-Osuji said the court will… Read More ›

4 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 4, 2015

ICC rejects Kenya Government submissions in issue of prior witness statements: The ICC Trial Chamber trying William Ruto and Joshua arap Sang has denied an application by the Government of Kenya to make submissions on… Read More ›

1 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 2, 2015

ICC AC reverses decision on provisional release of contempt accused: On 29 May 2015, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) reversed and remanded that decision to Trial Chamber VII concerning the interim… Read More ›

12 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 12, 2015

ICC’s first acquitted accused deported to DRC: Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui, formerly accused of war crimes, was deported back to the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Monday. Chui was acquitted by the ICC and filed for asylum… Read More ›

6 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 6, 2015

Jumblatt testifies at STL in Hariri case: On Monday, 4 May 2015, Lebanon’s leader of the Progressive Socialist Party, Walid Jumblatt, testified before the Special Tribunal for Lebanon in the case of the 2005 assassination of… Read More ›

14 April 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

April 14, 2015

10 former Bosnian Serb soldiers arrested in Bosnia over crimes from 1990s conflict: The 10 former Bosnian Serb soldiers arrested in December have been charged with war crimes that occurred during the 1990s Balkans conflict. The… Read More ›