October 3, 2012
by Jerry Votava
Former Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) militia leader Thomas Lubanga Dyilo on Wednesday appealed his conviction and sentence from the International Criminal Court. Lubanga was convicted in March for the war crimes of enlisting and conscripting children under the age of 15 and using them to ...[read more]
August 7, 2012
by Rebecca DiLeonardo
The International Criminal Court (ICC) announced Tuesday that it would begin implementation of a plan to provide reparations to the victims of convicted war criminal Thomas Lubanga Dyilo. Funds will be collected for the court by Trust Fund for Victims based on reparation claims by victims, and ...[read more]
June 13, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
The office of prosecution of the International Criminal Court (ICC) asked the court on Wednesday to sentence the convicted Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) militia leader Thomas Lubanga Dyilo to 30 years of imprisonment. Chief Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo told the court in the sentencing ...[read more]
April 6, 2012
by Leah Kathryn Sell
JURIST Guest Columnist Niccolò Pons, Assistant Legal Officer of the Pre-Trial Chambers of the International Criminal Court, says that the guilty verdict against Thomas Lubanga, the first verdict issued by the ICC, is a victory for both the former commander's victims and for the court itself...O... ...[read more]
March 15, 2012
by Jamie Reese
International Criminal Court (ICC) Chief Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo said Thursday that he would seek the maximum sentence for recently convicted Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) militia leader Thomas Lubanga Dyilo. Lubanga was found guilty Wednesday of the war crimes of enlisting and ...[read more]
March 14, 2012
by Dan Taglioli
The International Criminal Court (ICC) Wednesday issued its first verdict, a unanimous decision that Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) militia leader Thomas Lubanga Dyilo is guilty of the war crimes of enlisting and conscripting children under the age of 15 and using them to participate actively ...[read more]
February 24, 2011
by Daniel Makosky
The trial chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday declined a request from lawyers for accused Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga Dyilo to stay the proceedings against him. The trial chamber, in a confidential ruling, rejected contentions of prosecutorial misconduct ...[read more]
October 8, 2010
by Drew Singer
The appeals chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled Friday that proceedings can continue against accused Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga Dyilo. The trial chamber had ordered Lubanga's release in July after previously ordering a stay in the proceedings until the prosecution ...[read more]
July 17, 2010
by Brian Jackson
The prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday appealed an order to release accused Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga Dyilo. The order was issued on Thursday after the court determined that Lubanga could not be detained for an indeterminate period of time pending ...[read more]
July 15, 2010
by Hillary Stemple
Trial Chamber I of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Thursday ordered the release of accused Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga Dyilo. The announcement comes one week after the court suspended Lubanga's trial, stating that the trial could not proceed until the prosecution obeyed the ...[read more]

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