Tag Archives: Judicial Review

Kenya: High Court Refuses Jurisdiction to Try Piracy

2010-11-09, Mombasa, Kenya. Judge Mohammed Ibrahim of the High Court in Mombasa ordered the release of 9 individuals accused of piracy on the ground that he did not have jurisdiction to try offences committed outside Kenyan territorial waters. The decision came as a result of a motion filed by the accused for stay of proceedings. [...]
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ICTR: Nshogoza: Defence Counsel Denied $150K in Fees

2010-04-13, Arusha, Tanzania. The Appeals Chamber refused to review a request filed by Ms. Allison Turner, counsel for Leonidas Nshogoza in a contempt proceeding, to review the decision of the Registrar denying Ms. Turner’s $210,118.43 bill. In summer 2008, the Registrar attempted to unilerally deny the promised coverage of costs to Ms. Turner, and limited the [...]
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