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.
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 13:29
The Comoros has submitted an official request to review the ICC prosecutor’s decision to take no further action in the Mavi Marmara - Ship to Gaza - case. This is an issue that concerns a lot of people, but a complicated issue. Here's a breakdown of what you need to know.
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 10:44
Yesterday we looked at how Israel is preparing for the legal battle with Palestine at the ICC. Today we look at how Palestine is preparing for the possible legal proceedings.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:31
Fatou Bensouda has already announced that she will conduct a preliminary examination into the situation in Palestine. Lots of commentators have reacted: some with high expectations. But what about the two main players? We’ve examined their public pronouncements and here is what Israel’s approach appears to be.
Monday, January 19, 2015 - 14:33
A press release from the ICC prosecutor saying she will open a preliminary examination into the situation of the Palestinian Territories rocked social media on Friday. Random tweeters hailed Fatou Bensouda’s decision as the beginning of the end for impunity, saying justice would finally be served and Israel held accountable.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 16:01
The Palestinians' signing of the Rome Statute could potentially grant the ICC the jurisdiction it needs to prosecute crimes committed both by Israeli and Palestinian forces in Palestine.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 11:20
Justice Hub has received numerous questions about how individuals can file complaints with the ICC. We put those questions to the head of situation analysis at the ICC.