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ICTR: Rukundo: Appeals Chamber Finds former Military Champlain Guilty of "Aiding and Abetting" Genocide and CAH, Reverses Conviction for "Commission"

2010-10-20, Arusha, Tanzania. “The Chamber affirmed the conviction of Rukundo, a former Military Chaplain, for genocide and for murder and extermination as crimes against humanity in relation to the events related to Saint Joseph’s College and for the killing of Tutsi refugees abducted from the Saint Léon Minor Seminary. But it did so on the [...]
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ICTY: Gotovina: Appeals Chamber Takes Word-Limits Seriously

2010-05-13, The Hague, The Netherlands. Judge Fausto Pocar of the Appeals Chamber granted, in part, Gotovina’s motion to strike the OTP’s Prosecution’s Response to Gotovina Defence Appeal Concerning Permanent Restraining Orders to the Republic of Croatia. The Appeals Chamber forced the OTP to refile their Response because the OTP inserted quotes from Gotovina’s arguments at [...]
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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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ICTY: Sljivancanin: Review Hearing Scheduled for June 3

2010-04-20,  The Hague, The Netherlands. The Appeals Chamber, by majority, made a decision to hear a testimony of  Miodrag Panic. The Defence argues that his testimony will invalidate Sljivancanin’s conviction for aiding and abetting murder as a war crime.  The issue of whether the evidentiary hearing itself is justified (on the ground that the testimony [...]
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ICTR: Nchamihigo: Sentence Reduced to 40 Years, Several Convictions Reversed

2010-03-18, Arusha, Tanzania. The ICTR AC reduced the sentence of Mr. Nchamihigo from life sentence to 40 years. The accused was deputy public prosecutor in Cyangugu, Rwanda, at the time of genocide, and later worked under a false identity as a member of a defence team at the ICTR. The AC reversed convictions for the killings [...]
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