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25 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

25 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 25, 2015

ICC ASP elects new judge from the Philippines:  At the fourteenth plenary meeting, the Assembly of State Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) elected Raul Cano Pangalangan (Group of Asia-Pacific States,… Read More ›

9 June 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

June 9, 2015

UN Commission of Inquiry reports abuses in Eritrea as possible CAH: The UN Commission of Inquiry found that systemic, widespread and gross human rights violations have been and are being committed in Eritrea under the… Read More ›

14 May 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

May 14, 2015

Hissene Habre Trial to begin July 20:  The Extraordinary African Chambers in the courts of Senegal has announced that the trial of the former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre is set to begin July 20, 2015. … Read More ›

2 March 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

March 2, 2015

Ngudjolo faces immigration challenge after acquittal at ICC: Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui is being held in custody in the Netherlands pending deportation after his 2012 acquittal of war crimes and crimes against humanity was confirmed by… Read More ›

19 February 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

February 19, 2015

ICT Bangladesh sentences former Jamaat leader to death:  Abdus Subhan is now the ninth leader from the Jamaat-e-Islami party to be convicted by the tribunal for war crimes.  Subhan has been sentenced to death for the… Read More ›

12 February 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURT

February 14, 2015

Sri Lanka requests delay on UN war crimes report: Sri Lankan officials have asked the UN for a delay in the releasing of the report investigating the atrocities of the war between the Tamil Tigers… Read More ›

5 February 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

February 5, 2015

Chui Acquittal Appeal Decision Expected 24 February: Former leader of National Integrationist Front, Mathieu Ngudjolo, was originally charged with various counts of crimes against humanity and war crimes on 18 December 2012.  On 21 December… Read More ›

29 January 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

January 30, 2015

New Sri Lanka President sends delegate to UN to discuss war crimes investigation:  A political change in Sri Lankan politics has opened the doors to UN influence.  The newly formed government is planning to investigate… Read More ›