September 13, 2013
by Dan DeRight
JURIST Guest Columnist Charles C. Jalloh, of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law says that Kenya's opting to withdraw from the International Criminal Court poses major risks for minimal gain ...On September 5, 2013, a majority of Kenya's National Assembly voted in favor of a motion, ...[read more]
October 1, 2012
by Clay Flaherty
JURIST Columnist Charles C. Jalloh of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law examines allegations made by Alternate Judge El Hadji Malick Sow at the end of Charles Taylor's trial and argues for the establishment of an independent, fact-finding commission to promote transparency and public ...[read more]
May 14, 2012
by Clay Flaherty
JURIST Columnist Charles C. Jalloh of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law examines the role of Alternate Judge El Hadji Malick Sow in Charles Taylor's trial and recent conviction and discusses the implications of Sow's decision to publicly disagree with the unanimous verdict issued by the ...[read more]
March 29, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Columnist Charles C. Jalloh of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law says that the date set for the verdict in the Charles Taylor case by the Special Court for Sierra Leone is inappropriate given the fact that it coincides with an important date in Sierra Leone... On February 23, 2012, ...[read more]
February 27, 2012
by Matthew Shames
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Matthew Shames (412) 383-7633 executivedirector@jurist.org JURIST Welcomes Professor Haider Ala Hamoudi as Columnist Pittsburgh, PA- January 17, 2012- JURIST is proud to welcome Professor Haider Ala Hamoudi as a regular columnist. Professor Hamoudi's column... ...[read more]
February 23, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Columnist Charles Jalloh of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law says that the Special Court for Sierra Leone must set a date to release its ruling on the war crimes charges against former Liberian president Charles Taylor so that it can conclude its proceedings... The case against ...[read more]
January 17, 2012
by Matthew Shames
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Matthew Shames (412) 383-7633 executivedirector@jurist.org JURIST Welcomes Professor Charles Jalloh and Edsel Tupaz as Inaugural Columnists Commentary Section of JURIST Expands to Include Regular Columns Pittsburgh, PA- January 17, 2012- JURIST is proud to... ...[read more]
January 16, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Columnist Charles Jalloh of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law says that Léon Mugesera, who allegedly incited genocide in Rwanda and subsequently obtained asylum in Canada, must finally be deported to Rwanda to face trial for his role in the 1994 genocide... Léon Mugesera, t... ...[read more]
September 17, 2010
by Dwyer Arce
On September 17, 2009, Michel Bagaragaza, a former Rwandan government official, pleaded guilty to one count of complicity in genocide before the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR). He accepted charges that he funded, trained and provided weapons to the Interahamwe, an extremist Hutu ...[read more]
August 31, 2010
by Devin Montgomery
JURIST Guest Columnist Charles Jalloh of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law responds to Peter Erlinder's article Rwanda: Flawed Elections and the Politics of 'Genocide Denial', saying that certain of Erlinder's criticisms of the ICTR are political or unfounded... I have just read the ...[read more]

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