Category Archives: Ble Goude

#GlobalJustice Weekly – Gbagbo ICC trial opens | Judges authorize ICC investigation in Georgia

In Global Justice news this week: Gbagbo ICC trial opens; Judges authorize ICC investigation in Georgia; The hearing to decide whether to try Lord’s Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen concluded this week at the ICC.

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New ICC courtrooms heating up

The ICC’s new permanent premises has arrived just in time. 2016 is shaping up to be one of the busiest years yet for the Court. January alone will see hearings in cases related to alleged crimes in Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, … Continue reading

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Côte d’Ivoire: “We need more justice”

As presidential elections approach in Côte d’Ivoire, a new report finds that Ivoirians have little trust in their national justice system, considering it corrupt and unable to address the country’s 2010-11 electoral violence. Meanwhile, belief in the ICC’s ability help … Continue reading

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The year ahead at the ICC

2015 is set to be a busy year for the ICC. Two new trials will open, a new president will be elected and seven new judges will come on board. At year’s end, the Court will make the long-awaited move … Continue reading

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Judges to decide if Ivorian youth leader to face trial

A key “confirmation of charges” hearing in the case against Ivorian youth leader Charles Blé Goudé took place at the ICC in The Hague last week. Pre-trial judges must now decide whether to send the case to trial.

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