Reuters is reporting that the Kenya government has circulated a document to African Union members encouraging them to oppose the International Criminal Court's investigations: The paper submitted to African foreign ministers at an African...Show More Summary
Yesterday May 14th Fatou Bensouda, Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), released a statement announcing her office would be opening a preliminary investigation into the massacre on board the Mavi Marmara in which...Show More Summary
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has launched a preliminary inquiry into an Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla which left nine Turkish activists dead.ICC chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said it would establish whether thereShow More Summary
We can make a statement by pressing for Assad's indictment at the International Criminal Court, ensuring he becomes effectively marooned in Syria. To do anything further at this juncture is to push over a tenuous house of cards.
On Friday, Kenya's permanent representative to the United Nations submitted to the Security Council a wide-ranging attack on the International Criminal Court cases against president Uhuru Kenyatta and vice president William Ruto. The letter, provided by a reader, escalates significantly the longstanding tension between Kenya and the court. Show More Summary
Britian has invited a world leader who is indicted by the International Criminal Court to a conference in London next week.Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has been asked to attend a conference on Somalia on Tuesday - co-hosted by both...Show More Summary
News that the International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued an arrest warrant for Simone Gbagbo (63), the wife of former … Continue reading »
The trend toward serial criminals on TV continues with NBC’s Crossing Lines, a series that finds serialized cross-border crimes being investigated by a special unit with the help of the International Criminal Court. The series stars William Fichtner, Donald Sutherland, Marc Lavoine, Gabriella Pession, Tom Wlaschiha, Moon Dailly and Richard Flood and debuts Sunday, June [...]
On March 29, American University professor David Bosco wrote a piece in the Washington Post about the International Criminal Court (ICC) and their nearly exclusive...
Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects won the international design competition to design the permanent ICC complex back in 2010. They have since been working with the organization, The Hague and the surrounding communities to design a facility that best met the
International Criminal Court has begun hearings on the ownership of land beside ancient Preah Vihear temple.
The Internal Revenue Service has taken the position it does not need a search warrant to gather email in criminal investigations, despite opposition from lawmakers and privacy advocates and a ruling by a federal appellate court. Through...Show More Summary
International Criminal Court is looking into allegations that one its staff sexually abused four people in the DRC.
Ever since the International Criminal Court indicted Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir in March 2009, the question of where and when he would travel has been a dark parlor game for those interested in international justice. Soon after the indictment, Bashir left Sudan to visit Eritrea. Show More Summary
JOHNSON wrote last week that the international courts face hurdles in dealing with different languages. Some courts with limited linguistic purviews, like the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, deal well with language. Show More Summary
Amnesty International is condemning this action. The crime took place 10 years ago and the victim is confined to a wheelchair. The London-based human rights group said Ali al-Khawaher, 24, was reported to have spent 10 years in jail waiting to be paralyzed surgically unless his family pays one million Saudi riyals ($270,000) to the [...]
DUBAI (Reuters) - Amnesty International has condemned a reported Saudi Arabian court ruling that a young man should be paralyzed as punishment for a crime he committed 10 years ago which resulted in the victim being confined to a wheelchair. Show More Summary
Institutions such as the International Criminal Court and various treaty bodies are the tide. However, the capacity to recognize the human being in the other is at the source of a new "Golden Rule" that will fashion relationships of compatibility, even synergy over adversity.
Feared Congolese militia commander Bosco Ntaganda made his first appearance at the International Criminal Court in the Hague yesterday. Last week, Ntaganda unexpectedly presented himself at the U.S. Embassy in Kigali and requested that he be sent to the ICC for trial. Show More Summary
(THE HAGUE, Netherlands) — Rwandan-born warlord Bosco Ntaganda is making his first appearance before judges of the International Criminal Court since his surprise surrender to face charges including murder, rape pillaging and using child soldiers in eastern Congo. Show More Summary