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Why Gbagbo acquittal is a bigger blow for the ICC than the Bemba decision

Laurent Gbagbo
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 21:54

By Luke Moffett

Just less than three years into their trial former Côte d’Ivoire President Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé, leader of the youth militia, have been acquitted and ordered to be released by the International Criminal Court (ICC). They were both faced four charges of crimes against humanity. These were murder, rape, inhumane acts and persecution of opponents in the aftermath of the...

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Implications of Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Ble Goude’s ICC acquittals

ICC Trial Chamber
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 19:05

Through a majority decision, the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) judges have acquitted Côte d’Ivoire’s former President, Laurent Gbagbo, and the ex-Minister for Youth Affairs, Charles Blé Goudé. The acquittal is a huge blow to the ICC’s prosecutor. And it raises many questions about the ICC and Africa.

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The problem of this kind of cases, it involves quite a number of people both in power, state machinery and those with influence in the government. ICC has no jurisdiction power to collect evidence without passing through the regime of the particular state in question and that's where the problems lay for them to conduct or collect credible evidence to support their case in front of the judges.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 22:29
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Mudukuti: Too many have lost sight of the victims behind egregious crimes

Uganda
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 08:59

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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ICL Media Review: ICC Trial Chamber to Deliver Decisions on Provisional Release and No Case to Answer Motions in Gbagbo & Ble Goude Case

Mr Laurent Gbagbo
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 08:05

In this week's review, news about the scheduling of the Gbagbo and Ble Goude No Case to Answer and Provisional Release decisions, the MICT’s order to transfer Akayesu to Benin from Mali, the start of the Gambian Truth Commission, charging of former Romanian Pres Iliescu and Vice PM Voiculescu with CAH, and more

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ICL Media Review: Nobel prize winners seek justice for sexual violence victims in conflicts

2018 Nobel Peace Prize winners Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 20:41

In this week's review, news about the arrest of Ngaïssona under an ICC arrest warrant, the summoning of a KLA commander to the Kosovo Specialist Chambers in The Hague, the MICT’s decision not to transfer the Turinabo case to Rwanda, postponement of the Appeals Chamber’s decision on the Lubanga reparations appeal, the OTP’s annual report on Preliminary Examinations, a complaint against Australia for crimes against humanty in Naura and Manus against migrants and more:

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

International Impartial and Independent Mechanism
Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 08:50

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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from David D Y Choi, who is ; repairing used rotten bike from recycling lot, to go around, due to income lessness status. ====

Under the Sky, One should be equal as long as Human Being. Underprivileged social class, Before the birth, even after the death, this underprivileged group should follow the pre-framed given route. Upon realizing that crossing the given route is limited, its trial object would be named as ‘Betrayer’ or targeted as ‘Gov. Sanction’. Extending of this status, urged and resulted let David create hand written images between # 1 and # 58. Still, there, no one, no response, no way to get out, its condition is extended. Its uselessness, barren condition has been extended as usual. David D Y Choi , November 2018 ( e-mail ; [email protected], or [email protected] ) Personal URL : http://www.cdyera.wordpress.com ( at URL, on the bottom site, linked images are available )

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 04:53
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ICL Media Review: Law group calls for criminal tribunal for Myanmar

Rohingya refugee childrens walk at Moynerghona refugee camp in the Bangladeshi district of Ukhia on October 29, 2017.
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:25

In this week's review, news about the 17th ASP Session, ICC order on Bashir’s travel to Belarus, MICT decision on Seselj’s appeal request, link between Turinabo et al., and Ngirabatware, Oric acquitted, Mexican truth commission and more:

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From David D Y Choi, who is ; repairing used rotten bike from recycling lot, to go around, due to income lessness status.

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Under the Sky, One should be equal as long as Human Being.

Underprivileged social class, Before the birth, even after the death, this underprivileged group should follow the pre-framed given route.

Upon realizing that crossing the given route is limited, its trial object would be named as ‘Betrayer’ or targeted as ‘Gov. Sanction’.

Extending of this status, urged and resulted let David create hand written images between # 1 and # 58.

Still, there, no one, no response, no way to get out, its condition is extended. Its uselessness, barren condition has been extended as usual.

David D Y Choi , December 2018 ( e-mail ; [email protected], or [email protected] ) Personal URL : http://www.cdyera.wordpress.com ( at URL, on the bottom site, linked images are available )

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 03:43
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ICL Media Review: Argentinian Prosecutors to consider claim against Mohammed Bin Salman over alleged war crimes in Yemen and Khashoggi’s murder

Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 08:51

In this week's review, news about MICT request concerning the treatment of convicts in Estonia, compensation for Holocaust survivors, submissions in Turinabo contempt case, Argentinian court considers war crimes charges against Saudi Crown Prince over Yemen, and more

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human righ violation

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 10:12
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ICL Media Review: Bemba requests that ICC Registry unfreeze assets

Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 10:54

In this week's review, news about Alfred Yekatom’s transfer to the ICC, the Pre-Trial Chamber’s order for the OTP to reconsider its decision not to investigate the Gaza Freedom Flotilla attack for a second time, submissions in Ntaganda case on closing briefs, Bemba request on frozen assets, the Cambodian Deputy PM on future of ECCC 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
Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 13:41

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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David D Y Choi

Under the Sky, One should be equal as long as Human Being. Underprivileged social class, Before the birth, even after the death, this underprivileged group should follow the pre-framed given route. Upon realizing that crossing the given route is limited, its trial object would be named as ‘Betrayer’ or targeted as ‘Gov. Sanction’. Extending of this status, urged and resulted let David create hand written images between # 1 and # 58. Still, there, no one, no response, no way to get out, its condition is extended. Its uselessness, barren condition has been extended as usual. David D Y Choi , September 2018 ( e-mail ; [email protected], or [email protected] ) Personal URL : http://www.cdyera.wordpress.com ( at URL, on the bottom site, linked images are available )

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 05:04
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