Milestones in International Criminal Justice: Recent Legal Controversies at the UN Yugoslav Tribunal

Date: Wednesday 16 October 2013

Time: 18.00 - 19.30

Location: 53-54 Doughty Street, London WC1N 2LS

Venue: Doughty Street Chambers

Speakers: Elizabeth Wilmshurst, John R.W.D. Jones QC, Dr Kevin Heller, Professor of Criminal Law, SOAS, University of London

CPD: 1.5

Fee: Free

This seminar, part of a series on international criminal law co-hosted by Doughty Street Chambers and the International Law Programme, will discuss the recent controversies at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY). It will particularly consider the acquittals of Croatian generals Ante Gotovina and Mladen Markac and the former Yugoslav army chief Momcilo Perisic as well as the recusal of Judge Frederik Harhoff in the Vojislav Seselj case. It will examine the implications of these judgements and their contribution to the ICTY's jurisprudence.

The meeting will be followed by an open drinks reception from 19:30.

This event is accredited for 1.5 CPD points.

To reserve your place please contact Catherine Wanjiku

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