Weekly News Recap (11-17 October 2021)

International Justice Section PCA: Hearing Concerning the Detention of Ukrainian Naval Vessels and Servicemen in a Dispute between Ukraine and Russia UN CRC: Countries Bear Cross-Border Responsibility for Harmful Impact of Climate Change Burkina Faso: 34 Years after the Assassination Of Anti-Colonialist President Sankara, Trial Opens ICC: Opening of the Confirmation of Charges of CARContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (11-17 October 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (27 September-3 October 2021)

International Justice Section ICC: Prosecutor Files An Application For Expedition Order In the Situation In Afghanistan ECtHR: Notification And Application Of Interim Measures In The Case Of R.A. And Others V. Poland By 32 Afghans Bosnia And Herzegovina: Prosecutor Challenges The Acquittal Of Ex-Bosnian Soldier ECtHR: Grand Chamber Hearing Of H.F. And M.F. V. FranceContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (27 September-3 October 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (30 August-5 September 2021)

International Justice Section IRMCT: Prosecutor Discloses Expert Reports To Defense Counsel Of Félicien Kabuga France: Paris Court Of Appeal Rejects Appeal Request By The Widow Of Former Rwandan President To End Investigation Into Her Role In The Genocide ECtHR: A Judge Visiting A Crime Scene Ruled A Violation Of The Right To A Fair TrialContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (30 August-5 September 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (16-22 Nov 2020)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION ECtHR held that Swiss authorities failed to assess risks for gay man’s return to the Gambia IACHR refers case on Ecuador to the IACtHR CJEU held that refusal to perform military service in Syria may give rise to entitlement to recognition as a refugee The Brereton report found Australian Special Forces involvedContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (16-22 Nov 2020)”

Weekly News Recap (9-15 Nov 2020)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION KSC: The Initial Appearance of Jakup Krasniqi, Hashim Thaci, Kadri Veseli and Rexhep Selimi Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China called upon the ICC Prosecutor to accept a complaint alleging genocide against Uyghurs by China ECtHR: Navalnyy subjected to degrading treatment during 2012 opposition protests IRMCT: The Initial Appearance of Félicien Kabuga Australia toContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (9-15 Nov 2020)”

Weekly News Recap (2-8 Nov 2020)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION ICC President addressed UN General Assembly to present Court’s annual report Paul Gicheru surrendered to the ICC custody and made first appearance before the ICC Arrests of Hashim Thaçi, Kadri Veseli, Rexhep Selimi and Jakup Krasniqi by the Kosovo Specialist Prosecutor ECtHR: Statement on requests for interim measures concerning the conflict inContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (2-8 Nov 2020)”

Weekly News Recap (26 Oct-1 Nov 2020)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Armenia considering lodging a declaration accepting the International Criminal Court’s jurisdiction Joseph Mugenzi accused of participation in the 1994 Rwanda genocide arrested by Dutch police Argentina’s trial of the military dictatorship’s crimes committed in the detention centres European Court of Human Rights: Azerbaijan lodged a request for interim measure against Armenia EuropeanContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (26 Oct-1 Nov 2020)”

Weekly News Recap (12-18 Oct 2020)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION International Court of Justice:  Appointment of four experts in the case of DRC v. Uganda European Court of Human Rights upholds the decision on indication of an interim measure in the case Armenia v. Turkey European Court of Human Rights rules on the expulsion of Pakistani nationals suspected of terrorism INTERNATIONAL PEACEContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (12-18 Oct 2020)”

Weekly News Recap (5-11 Oct 2020)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Resumption of computation of time at the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights First criminal complaint on behalf of Syrian sarin attack victims filed in Germany Request for an interim measure lodged by Armenia against Turkey at the European Court of Human Rights IACHR referred the case of the Tagaeri andContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (5-11 Oct 2020)”