Weekly News Recap (6-12 June 2022)

© Photo by Sudan Envoy via Flickr INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION USA: American Woman Pleaded Guilty for Leading and Organizing Military Training of Young Women for ISIS Russia: Two Bills Ending ECtHR Jurisdiction Over Russia Passed by the Parliament The Netherlands: Ethiopian-Dutch Man Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Committing War Crimes in the 1970s Ukraine: EightContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (6-12 June 2022)”

Weekly News Recap (18-24 April 2022)

© Photo by UN Ukraine via Flickr INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Pakistan: Six Convicts Sentenced to Death for Killing a Sri Lankan National Accused of Committing Blasphemy Egypt: Social Media Influencer’s 10-Year Human Trafficking Sentence Reduced Argentina: Napalpí Massacre Trial Opened After 98 Years of the Incidence CAR: First SCC Trial Opened Against Alleged War CrimesContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (18-24 April 2022)”

Weekly News Recap (4-10 April 2022)

© Photo by United Nations Photo via Flickr INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Rwanda: Court Upholds 25-Year Prison Sentence Against Paul Rusesabagina for Charges of Terrorism Bosnia: Nikola Koprivica Extradited from Canada for Charges of Crimes Against Humanity France: Court Paves the Way for Syrian Oppositional Figure to Stand Trial for Charges of War Crimes ICC: DarfurContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (4-10 April 2022)”

Weekly News Recap (21-27 March 2022)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION ICC: Former CAR Militia Leader Mokom Appeared before Pre-Trial Chamber II ECtHR: Resolution on Consequences of Cessation of Membership of the Russian Federation to the Council of Europe Nigeria: Shell Company Acquitted Citing Insufficient Evidence in the Ogoni Nine Trial Montenegro: Russia’s Request to Extradite Far-Right Ukrainian Member Rejected France: Anti-Terror ProsecutorsContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (21-27 March 2022)”

Weekly News Recap (7-13 February 2022)

© Photo by andresAzp via Flickr INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION IRMCT: Acquitted and Released ICTR Accused Transferred Back to Arusha Venezuela: Two Officers Sentenced to 30 Years Over In-Custody Death ICC: Trial Chamber Hears The Opening Statements by the Legal Representative of Victims in Timbuktu Case ECtHR: Interim Measures in the Case of Polish Supreme CourtContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (7-13 February 2022)”

Weekly News Recap (24-30 January 2022)

© Photo by Axel Fassio/CIFOR via Flickr INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Bosnia: Ex-Police Chief Malko Koroman Acquitted by Bosnian State Court Guatemala: Five Former Paramilitary Soldiers Charged with Crimes Against Humanity for the Rape of Indigenous Women Bosnia: State Court Confirms Indictment of Wartime Unit Commander Germany: Woman on Trial for Committing Alleged Crimes against HumanityContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (24-30 January 2022)”

Weekly News Recap (27 December 2021-2 January 2022)

©Photo by Oglaigh na hEireann via Flickr INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi’s Walkie Talkie Verdict Postponed Again Niger: Masterminds of 1994 Tutsi Genocide Expelled from the Country IACHR: Precautionary Measures to Glenda Carolina Ayala Mejía and Her Family in Honduras ECtHR: Interim Measures Indicated Concerning the Forced Dissolution of Memorial in RussianContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (27 December 2021-2 January 2022)”

Weekly News Recap (15-21 November 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Kosovo: Court Upheld Imprisonment of Ex-Fighter Netherlands: Extradition Allowed for Trial in Rwanda Nigeria: Report Finds Police Responsible for Abuses Bosnia: Former Serb Soldiers Found Guilty for War Crimes Bangladesh: Bail of Alleged War Crimes Suspect Amzad Hossain Cancelled Israel: Military Court Sentences a Spanish Woman ECtHR: A Finding of Civil LiabilityContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (15-21 November 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (1-7 November 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Serbia: Trial for Kosovo War Massacre Stalled for Two Years ICC: Appeal by Ali Kushayb against the ICC Jurisdiction Rejected Germany: Lawsuit Filed against a Group of Belarusian Security Officials for Crimes Against Humanity ICJ: Measures Related to Azerbaijan’s Appeal over Armenia’s War Crimes are Being Considered ACtHPR: Guinea Bissau Becomes the EightContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (1-7 November 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (25-31 October 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Bosnia: Defence Challenges Involvement of Draskovic in Bosnian Serb Forces’ Attack Germany: Munich Court Jails IS Woman for the Death of a Yazidi Girl in Iraq KSC: Journalist Testifies in the Trial of  KLA War Veterans’ Organisation’s Leaders KSC: Ex-President Hashim Thaci’s Plea for Conditional Release from Pre-trial Detention Rejected Bosnia: BosnianContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (25-31 October 2021)”