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ICL Media Review: The ICC’s Pre-Trial Chamber decides to review admissibility of Simone Gbagbo’s case

Simone Gbagbo
Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 08:50

In this week's review, news about the ICJ’s provisional measures concerning Iran and the US, the adjournment of the Gbagbo / Ble Goude ‘no case to answer’ hearings, the reversal of Fujimori's pardon for crimes against humanity, a finding of genocide in Guatemala, the ICC’s review of admissibility in Simone Gbagbo’s case and more

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ICJ Media Review: Five South American countries and Canada ask ICC to probe Venezuela

Nicolás Maduro
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 11:47

In this week's review, news about the Khmer Rouge Tribunal’s scheduling order on the Judgment in case concerning the accused Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, referral of Venezuela to the ICC by Rome Statute members, Germany’s sentencing for Syrian crimes, ICC invitation for further submissions in Bashir / Jordan appeal, reparations hearing in Lubanga case and more

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Rome Statute drafter: No one at the time thought we would have a functioning ICC in only 20 years

Judges of the International Criminal Court
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 14:41

There are many summer schools that bring together students and academics. Salzburg Law School started its first summer school 20 years ago, and held its last one just as the International Criminal Court celebrates 20 years since it was founded via the Rome Statute. One of the organisers looks back at the event in Salzburg and forwards to ask participants what needs to happen to "revitalise the international justice project"?

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Mudukuti: Too many have lost sight of the victims behind egregious crimes

Uganda
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 09:59

At the 20th anniversary summer session of Salzburg Law School on International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law (SLS) prominent voices from the human rights arena spoke out about what needs to happen to "revitalise the international justice project". International Criminal Justice Lawyer Angela Mudukuti who believes that the “next 20 years of the international criminal justice project will need sustained and robust engagement from all the relevant stakeholders.” Salzburg Law School started its first summer school 20 years ago, and held its last one just as the International Criminal Court celebrates 20 years since it was founded via the Rome Statute. One of the organisers looks back at the event in Salzburg.

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"The dialogue on international justice needs to become more diverse and global"

International Impartial and Independent Mechanism
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 09:50

The 20th anniversary summer session of Salzburg Law School on International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law (SLS) brought together a diverse group of students, academics and practicioners. But experts like Professor Suzannah Linton also believe “the dialogue on international justice needs to become more diverse and global.” Salzburg Law School started its first summer school 20 years ago, and held its last one just as the International Criminal Court celebrates 20 years since it was founded via the Rome Statute. One of the organisers looks back at the event in Salzburg and forwards to ask participants what needs to happen to "revitalise the international justice project".

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A trial for history: Thomas Kwoyelo in Uganda

Thomas Kwoyelo
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 18:18

In a first for Uganda, the International Crimes Division (ICD) opened this week the main war crimes trial in the case of former Lord's Resistance Army commander Thomas Kwoyelo. This piece answers questions that readers might have about the trial.

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Hague court could give Iran a moral victory over the US (Part 3)

International Court of Justice Chamber
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 16:48

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, will hear arguments about a case Iran has filed challenging the imposition of sanctions by the United States. This article, the third in a three-part series, looks at the possible outcomes of Iran’s legal gambit.

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Iran wants Hague court to dull the impact of US sanctions (Part 2)

International Court of Justice judges
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 14:48

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, will hear arguments about a case Iran has filed challenging the imposition of sanctions by the United States. This article, the second in a three-part series, explains how the International Court of Justice works

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Lawfare: Iran-US nuclear deal row to play out in Hague Courtroom (Part I)

International Court of Justice, the Hague
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 12:48

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, will hear arguments about a case Iran has filed challenging the imposition of sanctions by the United States. This article, the first in a three-part series, gives readers some background information on how this dispute ended up in The Hague

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ICJ Media Review: Lawyers say Dominic Ongwen “did not possess a mind of his own save for the survival instinct”

Defence Counsel for Dominic Ongwen Krispus Ayena Odongo confers with Assistant to Counsel Thomas Obhof
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 11:57

In this week's review, news about the ICC’s new preliminary examination into the deportation of Rohingya Muslims, Re-sentencing in the Bemba et al., case, the start of Ongwen’s defence case, the ICC’s decision on issues of DRC elections and Bemba, the new Kosovo Tribunal Prosecutor sworn in and more

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