Other domestic courts

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

6 October 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

October 8, 2015

Katanga appears before ICC judges concerning sentence: Germain Katanga, who was sentenced to 12 years in prison by the ICC in 2014 for his role the February 2003 attack on the village of Bogoro in… Read More ›

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25 September 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

September 26, 2015

OTP intends to add 60 counts to charges against Ongwen: On 24 September, the ICC made public that the Office of the Prosecutor has given formal notice that it intends to expand the scope of… Read More ›

Karma Khayat; STL Contempt proceedings.  Photo: english.al-akhbar.com via Bing (CC).

19 September 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

September 20, 2015

STL clears Lebanese journalist and company of interfering with justice charges: On Friday, 18 September 2015, Lebanese TV journalist Karma Khayat, and her TV station Al Jadeed were cleared of the charge of obstructing justice by… Read More ›

UN Human Rights Council.  Photo: UN Photo / Jean-Marc FerrŽ via Flickr (CC).

17 September 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

September 18, 2015

UN HR Council releases report on Sri Lanka crimes; calls for special international court:  In a news release, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein called for the establishment of a… Read More ›

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15 September 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

September 16, 2015

Unconfirmed reports warn of imminent executions of Saif Gaddafi, Al-Senussi and other Gaddafi officials: Unconfirmed media reports from Tripoli mention a possible execution of the former Qaddafi-era officials including Saif Al-Islam Qaddafi, Muammar Gaddafi’s son,… Read More ›

Former Peruvian leader, Francisco Morales Bermudez.  Photo: desdeeltercerpiso.com via Bing (CC).

11 September 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

September 12, 2015

Former Peruvian leader, Francisco Morales Bermudez, charges with CAH: On Thursday, 10 September 2015, a Peruvian judge charged former leader Francisco Morales Bermudez along with three other high ranking military officers for their alleged role… Read More ›

President Idriss Deby of Chad.  Photo: Foreign and Commonwealth Office via Flickr (CC).

4 September 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

September 5, 2015

War crimes complaint filed against Deby at same court trying Habre: On Thursday 3 September 2015 the Extraordinary African Chambers, the Senegalese court where Hissene Habre is also being tried, said that a complaint that Chad’s President,… Read More ›

Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo.  Photo: radiookapi.net via Bing (CC).

25 August 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

August 26, 2015

ICC Presidency recomposes panel of judges sitting on bench in Bemba case: On Monday 24 August 2015, the Presidency of the ICC replaced two judges of Trial Chamber VII in the case The Prosecutor v.… Read More ›