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ADC-ICTY and ICLB Mock Trial

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A guest blog by Isabel Duesterhoeft  On Saturday 28 June, the ADC-ICTY and the ICLB hosted the 2014 Mock Trial. The courtroom was presided over by ADC-ICTY President Colleen Rohan, Judge Janet Nosworthy, Judge Koffi Kumelio A. Afande and ADC-ICTY Vice-President Christopher Gosnell. Three army personell were accused of committing various war crimes and the… Read more »

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Al-Senussi case: Appeals Chamber confirms case is inadmissible before ICC

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Press Release issued by the ICC ​Today, 24 July 2014, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) unanimously confirmed Pre-Trial Chamber I’s decision which declare​​d the case against Abdullah Al-Senussi inadmissible before the ICC. On 2 April 2013, the Libyan authorities filed a challenge to the admissibility of the case with regard to Abdullah Al Senussi before… Read more »

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RUSI International Sea Power Conference 2014 – 9BRi Maritime Practice to present

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RUSI International Sea Power Conference 2014 “National Power Projection from the Sea-Challenges and Opportunities” 1-2 July 2014 Royal United Services Institute David Hammond, of the 9 Bedford Row International Maritime Practice will be a speaker at the first RUSI International Sea Power conference, which will see international naval leaders, senior government and policy officials, industry,… Read more »

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Bringing Interpol Into Disrepute Russia Targets Magnitsky Justice Campaigner Browder Through Interpol for the Third Time

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Press Release 19 June 2014 – The Russian government has again targeted William Browder, leader of the global Magnitsky justice campaign, through Interpol, an international police organisation. This is Russia’s third attempt to involve Interpol in its political attack on Mr Browder, who has angered the Russian authorities with his criticism of corruption and human… Read more »

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9BRi Team to Appear at Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

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Between 10-12 June 2014, members of 9 Bedford Row International will appear in a mock trial concerning UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (Landmark resolution on Women, Peace and Security) at The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict. The prosecution will be conducted by 9BRi members Jonathan Carroll, David Hammond and Marija Bračković. Steven Kay QC, Toby… Read more »

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9BRi and Kingsley Napley Seminar on International Law

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9 Bedford Row thanks Kingsley Napley LLP for hosting yesterday’s seminar on international law. The event saw members of Chambers’ International Practice Group deliver presentations on international criminal, humanitarian and human rights law. Steven Kay QC began the event with a whistle-stop tour of international criminal law, moving from the Nuremburg and Tokyo WWII trials to the… Read more »