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 (4-10 October 2021)

International Justice Section STL: Appeal Hearing In the Case Prosecutor v. Merhi And Oneissi ICC: Confirmation of Charges Hearing in Said Case to be Held on 12 October 2021 Kosovo Court Sentences Former Serb Paramilitary 20 Years for War Crimes in Kosovo CJEU: Advocate General’s Opinion on the Siting of the EMA and ELA USA:Continue reading “Weekly News Recap (4-10 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 (20-26 September 2021)

International Justice Section Rwanda: Paul Rusesabagina Slammed with 25 years Imprisonment KSC: First Witness Recalls Inhuman Treatment in the Mustafa’s Case CJEU: Court Orders Poland to Pay €500,000 in Daily Penalties ECtHR: Court Finds Russia Responsible for the Assassination of Aleksandr Litvinenko in the U.K. DRC: Former Militiaman Sentenced to Life Imprisonment Bosnia and Herzegovina:Continue reading “Weekly News Recap (20-26 September 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (13-19 September 2021)

INternational Justice Section ICC: Appeals Chamber Confirms The Pre-Trial Chamber’s Decision On The Approach To Admit Victims To Participate In The Proceedings ECtHR: Failure To Protect Domestic Abuse Victim From Cyberviolence In Volodina v. Russia ECtHR: Pre-Trial Detention Of Mayor Of Siirt, Turkey On Account Of His Activities And Statements KSC: First Trial Of SalihContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (13-19 September 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (6-12 September 2021)

International Justice Section France: Lafarge Loses Ruling In Syria Crime Against Humanity Case UNITAD: New Special Adviser Appointed Kosovo: Activists Disrupt War Crimes Court Claiming It Tries to ‘Change History’ EU: Daily Fines For Poland Over Its Controversial Judiciary Reforms Proposed IACHR: Calls For Respect For Judicial Guarantees And Independence In El Salvador France: AccusedContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (6-12 September 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 (23-29 August 2021)

International Justice Section ICJ: Schedule For The Public Hearings In Alleged Violations Of Sovereign Rights And Maritime Spaces In The Caribbean Sea (Nicaragua v. Colombia) Bolivia: Former President Jeanine Anez In “Stable” Condition After Suicide Attempt Following Genocide Charge USA: Statement of Ben Ferencz, Last Surviving Nuremberg Prosecutor, To Be Filed In The 9/11 CaseContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (23-29 August 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (16-22 August 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION ECCC: Appeals Trial Of Former Khmer Rouge Leader Khieu Samphan Bosnia and Herzegovina: Former Bosnian Serb Soldier Sentenced To 20 Years For War Crimes Poland: Appeals Court Overturns A Ruling Against Holocaust Historians Bosnia And Herzegovina: Prosecutors Bring Charges Against Serb Ex-Policemen For wartime Murders And Rape IACtHR: Ecuador Held Responsible ForContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (16-22 August 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (9-15 August 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Sweden: War Crimes Trial Against Iranian National Commences ICJ: Professor Hilary Charlesworth Nominated For Election As A Judge Nigeria: Shell Agrees To Pay £95 Million Over Oil Spills Sudan: Foreign Minister Announces Sudan Will Hand Over Omar Al-Bashir And Other Officials To The ICC ICC: Venezuela Is “Unwilling” To Investigate Crimes AgainstContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (9-15 August 2021)”