Bosco Ntaganda.  Photo: via Bing (CC).

27 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Ntaganda prosecution witness testimony, Mladic defense calls expert, ECCC testimony on S-21 and more

April 28, 2016

ICC Prosecution witness testifies on rebels arms civilians in Ntaganda trial: Witness P907, a former fighter with the Union of Congolese Patriots (UPC), said that commanders provided guns to civilians and encouraged them to pillage… Read More ›

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

20 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC continues testimony on S-21 prison

April 21, 2016

ECCC Case 002 continues testimony on S-21 prison; defense calls into question credibility: After the conclusion of testimony yesterday by Mr. Chum Mey, the ECCC continues to hear testimony about the S-21 or Tuol Sleng… Read More ›

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta.  Photo: via Bing (CC).

19 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS- Mladic witness Tomasica evidence, Int’l Children’s Court proposed, Tuol Sleng survivor testifies ECCC, ICC requests, Kenya refuses extradition of accused

April 20, 2016

Mladic Defense witness questions veracity of Tomasica evidence: Defense witness and pathologist Zoran Stankovic testified before the ICTY on Tuesday 19 April 2016 and questioned the evaluations carried out on the bodies exhumed from the… Read More ›

ICTY accused, Radovan Karadzic.  Photo: via Bing (CC).

14 April 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Republika Srpska payments of accuseds’ expenses, Kenya victims appeal to High Court following ICC cases termination, Susjnar to be extradited to Sarajevo, and more

April 14, 2016

  Republika of Srpska to pay for Karadzic, Mladic, Stanisic and Zupljanin personal expenses in detention: Republika of Sprska will equally allocate 20,460 euros of public funds to four war crimes defendants to cover personal… Read More ›

Jean-Pierre Bemba.  Photo:  ICC via Flickr.

21 March 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC Trial Chamber convicts Bemba of Crimes against Humanity and War Crimes

March 22, 2016

ICC TC finds Bemba guilty of 2 counts CAH and 3 counts WC: Trial Chamber III of the International Criminal Court (ICC) unanimously found Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo guilty of 2 counts of crimes against humanity… Read More ›

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17 March 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Bemba contempt trial on witness payments, ECCC expert evidence, Seselj on the ICTY judgment, UN Commission of Inquiry calls for prosecutions and SCSL convict breaches release conditions

March 18, 2016

ICC Bemba Contempt case examines defence payments to witnesses: In the witness tampering trial of former Congolese opposition leader Jean-Pierre Bemba, his former lawyers, and two other associates, the nature and amount of payments made… Read More ›

Sudanese President Bashir.  Photo: openDemocracy via Flickr (CC).

7 March 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Gbagbo / Ble Goude trial resumes, Rwanda withdraws for African Court declaration, Bashir travels to Indonesia

March 8, 2016

Gbagbo and Ble Goude trial resumes on 7 March with 5th Prosecution witness: The trial of Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Ble Goude resumed today, 7 March 2016, at the International Criminal Court (ICC). The new week… Read More ›

Guatemalan victims of sexual violence. Photo: via Bing.

29 February 2016 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ICC Mali confirmation hearings, Serbia’s response to ICTY Seselj order, Guatemala sexual violence conviction, Sri Lanka investigation and more

March 1, 2016

ICC to begin confirmation of charges hearings against Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi on 1 March:  The confirmation charges hearing in the case of The Prosecutor v. Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi will be held before the… Read More ›