Charles Taylor verdict sends message no one is above the law.
Former Liberian president Charles Taylor, the first African leader to stand trial and be convicted of war crimes, has been jailed for 50 years. The 64-year-old will serve his term in a British jail.Taylor was found guilty last month... Read Post
Today, at long last, the International Criminal Court has reached a verdict in the trial of the former Liberian warlord-turned-president, Charles Taylor. The court found him guilty of eleven counts of aiding and abetting war crimes ... Read Post