Weekly News Recap (8-14 November 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION ECtHR: The Lack of Independence of the National Council of the Judiciary in Dolińska-Ficek and Ozimek v. Poland Judgment Serbia: Human Rights NGO Files Lawsuit against Authorities for Banning the Erasing of a Ratko Mladic Mural Serbia: Two-Year Sentence to Bosnian Serb Ex-Fighter Zeljko Budimir Confirmed IACHR: Friendly Settlement Agreement Concerning theContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (8-14 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)”

Weekly News Recap (18-24 October 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION PCA: A Hearing Regarding the Detention of Ukrainian Naval Vessels Concluded ICJ: Conclusion of Public Hearing on Provisional Measures in Azerbaijan v. Armenia EC: Annual Report on EU Aspirant Countries’ Progress Towards Membership Criticises Serbia for Non-Compliance with IRMCT ECtHR: Turkey Held Liable for Violation of Freedom of Expression USA: Afghan NationalContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (18-24 October 2021)”

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 (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 (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)”

Weekly News Recap (2-8 August 2021)

International Justice Section Germany: A 100-Year Old Former NS Guard to Stand Trial Over Charges on the Operation of Concentration Camps IACHR: Precautionary Measures Adopted in Favour of Flor de María Ramírez in Nicaragua Bosnia and Herzegovina: Prosecutor Drops Investigations into Wartime Destruction of Mosques ICC: Arrest Warrant Against Simone Gbagbo Vacated Germany: Police ArrestContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (2-8 August 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (31 May-6 June 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION India: Twitter Asked to Comply with New Information Technology Rules ACtHPR: New President and Vice-President Elected ECtHR: LGBT Groups’ Right to Peaceful Assembly Violated in Romania IACHR: Case on Mexico Referred to the IACtHR ECtHR: Applicants’ Appeal for Release from Compulsory Confinement Declared Invalid STL: Commencement of the Ayyash Trial Cancelled DueContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (31 May-6 June 2021)”