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kenyatta 15.03.15

Mobile Telephone and Financial Evidence in the Kenyatta Case


By Steven Kay QC On 25 March 2015, the International Justice Tribune (IJT) published an article entitled ‘The International Criminal Court’s quest for scientific evidence’ The article purported to examine ‘the value the International Criminal Court is increasingly placing on digital data and other technology as a way to reduce reliance on witness testimony.’ The IJT stated: ‘[i]n… Read more »

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ADC-ICTY: Advocacy Training Sessions in 2015


The ADC-ICTY is organising a number of advocacy training sessions in 2015, focusing on a variety of essential topics in the practice of internationalcriminal law. These are one-day events taking place at the ICTY in The Hague, presented by renowned Defence Counsel and ADC-ICTY members.Certificates are awarded and the sessions count towards CLE credits.Please consult the schedule… Read more »


9 Bedford Row Report on the History of the Muslim Brotherhood


Post by Steven Kay QC  Today, 9 Bedford Row released its Report on the History of the Muslim Brotherhood, which was commissioned by the State Lawsuit (Litigation) Authority of Egypt to provide an overview of the history of the Muslim Brotherhood looking at its structure, organisation and activities. In the report, we review the Muslim Brotherhood’s… Read more »


Peacemaking and Peacebuilding in Colombia – Steven Kay QC to Speak at LSE


On Tuesday 12 May, Steven Kay QC will participate in an event entitled “Peacemaking and Peacebuilding in Colombia”, which will take place at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
 Steven will be speaking on the “International Law, Transitional Justice and Peacemaking” panel. The Conference, organized by the Latin American International Programme of LSE… Read more »


ICDL Conference Berlin 2015


The Journal of the Berlin Bar Association has published an article by ICDL board member, Urs Koerner von Gustorf concerning the latest ICDL conference. The speakers included, amongst others, ICLB and 9 Bedford Row members Steven Kay QC and Toby Cadman as well as Jens Dieckmann, Criminal Defense Attorney in Bonn and Associate 9 Bedford Row member…. Read more »


SOCO International Announces an Investigation into Allegations of Human Rights Abuses in Virunga National Park


SOCO International has now requested an external agency to conduct an independent report into intimidation and / or human rights abuses in the Virunga National Park (‘VNP’), in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 9 Bedford Row had provided pro bono legal services in support of the film, ‘Virunga: The Movie’, which worked to highlight the bribery and corruption… Read more »