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29 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – African HR Court says Kenya violated indigenous people’s rights; ICTJ says Nepalese political leaders impeding war crimes investigations; U.S. immigrations team deports individual suspected in Srebrenica war crimes

29 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – African HR Court says Kenya violated indigenous people’s rights; ICTJ says Nepalese political leaders impeding war crimes investigations; U.S. immigrations team deports individual suspected in Srebrenica war crimes

May 29, 2017

African HR Court says Kenya violated indigenous people’s rights: On 26 May 2017, the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights ruled that Kenya violated the Ogiek people’s right to land, religion, culture, development and… 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 ›

Mural of Ratko Mladic.  Photo: Emmanuel in Europe via Bing (CC).

23 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Mladic appeals provisional release rejection, and Bensouda on CAR crimes

May 23, 2017

  Mladic defence team appeals decision on provisional release: On 22 May 2017, Mladić team has appealed the ICTY decision to deny provisional release for medical treatment. According to the Defence team, the Chamber misunderstood… Read More ›

ICC indicted, Joseph Kony. Photo: shroomery.org via Bing (CC).

22 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – UN unveils report suggesting S. Sudanese troops killed hundreds of civilians; AU requests international support in fight against Kony in C. African Republic; ECCC Co-prosecutors urge life sentence in lead up to closing arguments

May 22, 2017

UN unveils report suggesting S. Sudanese troops killed hundreds of civilians: A report by the Human Rights Division of the UN Mission in South Sudan and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human… Read More ›

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

19 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – ECCC victims’ closing brief and statement from Mladic defence on provisional release

May 19, 2017

ECCC victim submit closing brief in case against Chea and Samphan:  In the case against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan before the ICC, victims acting as a civil party have submitted their closing brief.  The… 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 ›

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16 May 2017 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS – Mladic provisional release request rejected, ICTY rejects Popovic request for materials, 3rd edition of ICC Chambers Practice Manual and ICC contempt appeal brief filed

May 16, 2017

ICTY denies Mladic request for provisional release: On 11 May 2017, the ICTY denied Mladic request for provisional release. Noting that Maldic evaded the arrest for 16 years and lived as a fugitive despite serious… Read More ›

Weekly video review

ICLMR / Justice Hub: Weekly Video Review – 15 April 2016

ICLMR / Justice Hub: Weekly Video Review – 15 April 2016

April 15, 2016 0 comments

In this week’s review, news about the ICC’s approval of domestic proceedings against Katanga, the ICTY prosecution to appeal Seselj judgment and Kenyan victims following the termination of the Ruto / Sang cases.

Friday Review – ICLMR & Justice Hub

Weekly IJ News Review – 22 April 2016

Weekly IJ News Review – 22 April 2016

April 22, 2016 0 comments

Weekly IJ News Review 22 April 2016 By: ICL Media Review In this week’s review, news about ICC requests for transfer of 3 Kenyans for contempt; Kenya and the Rome Statute, ECCC testimony in Case… Read More ›