Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 04:23
By ICL Media Review
In this week's review, news about evidence in the Ongwen case, Gbagbo detention, Stanisic provisional release, submissions on Lubanga sentence, Benouda at the UN GA meeting and more
ICC Trial Chamber orders publication of public evidence from Ongwen case
On 25 September, Judge Betram Schmitt, acting on behalf of Trial Chamber IX of the ICC issued a decision in regards to the prosecution’s submission of public redacted versions of 17 testimonies in the case of The Prosecutor v....
Monday, July 20, 2015 - 11:48
It was the International Criminal Court in a nutshell: last Thursday, Pre-Trial Chamber I decided to hand down its decision on the Mavi Marmara incident – at 17:30 in the afternoon. My frustration over the notoriously poor timing of the ICC was quickly replaced with childish enthusiasm.
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 10:53
Pre-Trial Chamber I of the International Criminal Court has requested that Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda review her decision to not open an investigation into alleged war crimes committed on the Mavi Marmara in 2010.
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:15
For the first time in history, Palestine voted as a member of the Assembly of States Parties, a meeting of the members of the International Criminal Court in The Hague. It was an emotional day for Palestine's ambassador, Nabil Abuznaid.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 12:52
The wait is over. On 1 April 2015 Palestine officially became a fully-fledged member of the International Criminal Court. The build-up seemed to take forever and when the day finally arrived it seemed as though the normal work of international justice community came to a standstill as everyone flooded onto social media.
Friday, April 3, 2015 - 11:29
In the week that Palestine became a member of the ICC, the minister of foreign affairs of the Palestinian Authority, Riad al Maliki, was in The Hague to represent Palestine. At a special ceremony at the ICC, Palestine became the 123rd member. Al Malii made a speech, in which he spoke about Palestine’s expectations.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 08:45
Today, Palestine officially becomes the 123rd member state of the International Criminal Court (ICC). The expectation amongst many is that the victims and survivors of crimes perpetrated in Palestine since the beginning of last July will finally see some justice delivered.
Monday, March 30, 2015 - 16:03
On 1 April 2015, Palestine will officially accede to the Rome Statute of the ICC. Cue the trumpets. Or not? JH tries to guide you through what will be a lot of hyperbole.
Friday, March 20, 2015 - 11:25
In 2006, Dorit Beinisch became the first woman to be named as president of the Israeli Supreme Court. Beinisch has ruled in numerous cases relating to human rights, minority rights, terrorism and national security.
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 12:04
Last week Justice Hub revealed that the Union of the Comoros submitted a request for review of the Mavi Marmara case to the ICC Pre-Trial Chamber Niklas Jakobsson sat down with the Counsel representing the Comoros to find the reasoning behind the request.