MILOSEVIC TRIAL
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UN dismissed ICTY staff member's appeal of contempt conviction
July 19, 2013
On July 19, 2011, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) upheld the conviction of Florence Hartmann, a former spokesperson for the ICTY, on the charge of contempt. Hartmann was found guilty in September 2009 of revealing confidential information involving appellate deci....... [more]

UN dismissed ICTY staff member's appeal of contempt conviction
July 19, 2012
On July 19, 2011, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) upheld the conviction of Florence Hartmann, a former spokesperson for the ICTY, on the charge of contempt. Hartmann was found guilty in September 2009 of revealing confidential information involving appellate deci....... [more]

Bosnia police arrest Srebrenica massacre suspects
June 21, 2012
Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) police on Thursday arrested two former Bosnian Serb soldiers accused of involvement in the 1995 Srebrenica massacre. Ostoja Stanisic and Marko Milosevic were detained near the eastern town of Zvornik, according to the country's prosecution office. The Special Departmen....... [more]

Comparisons Between the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and the EU
June 11, 2012
JURIST Guest Columnist Ivan Milosevic, an LL.M. Candidate at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law Class of 2012, is the author of the eleventh entry in a 14-part series from the LL.M. students of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. He dissects the history of the former Yugoslavia in an....... [more]

ICTY convicted former Serbian official Djordjevic
February 23, 2012
On February 23, 2011, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) convicted Vlastimir Djordjevic for crimes against humanity and war crimes. Djordjevic, a former Serbian police official, was arrested in June 2007 and was formally indicted in July 2008. Djordjevic was sentenc....... [more]

ICTY formally closed Milosevic trial
March 14, 2011
On March 14, 2006, the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) formally closed its case against former Yugoslav president Slobodan Milosevic, three days after he was found dead in his cell. Milosevic's sudden death prevented the ICTY of reaching a judgment against Milosevic....... [more]

ICJ rejected NATO bombing case for lack of jurisdiction
December 15, 2010
On December 15, 2004, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled that it could not hear a case brought by Serbia and Montenegro against eight NATO countries- the UK, France, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Canada, the Netherlands and Portugal. The case was brought in respect of NATO's 1999 bombing cam....... [more]

ICTY announces genocide charges against Slobodan Milosevic
August 30, 2010
On August 30, 2001, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) informed former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic that he would be charged with genocide in addition to other war crimes. The charges stemmed from Milosevic's role in the Balkan civil wars of the 1990s in wh....... [more]

ICTY indictes former Yugoslavia President Slobodan Milosevic
May 27, 2010
On May 27, 1999, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) indicted Slobodan Milosevic for war crimes and crimes against humanity. Learn more about the trial of Slobodan Milosevic from the ICTY....... [more]

Trial of former-Yugoslavia leader Slobodan Milosevic begins
February 12, 2010
On February 12, 2002, the trial of Slobodan Milosevic, the former President of Yugoslavia, began at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in the The Hague, The Netherlands. Milosevic was indicted on sixty-six counts of war crimes allegedly perpetrated during the Balkan....... [more]

Serbia's genocide suit against Croatia reflects Balkan political realities
January 13, 2010
Zarko Markovic: When Croatia filed its genocide suit against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in 1999, the political implications of that move might have seemed much easier to predict than its legal consequences. With both wartime leaders, Milosevic and Tudjman, still holding their leading....... [more]




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