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Late Libya Leader Gaddafi's son released from prison
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, son of late Libya leader Muammar Gaddafi, was released from prison Friday, according to the Abu Bakr al-Sideeq militia, which was held him for the past five years. Saif, 44, who was the most high-profile of Gaddafi's children, (More)
ICC prosecutor: accountability and justice critical in Libya
Justice and accountability are crucial aspects of achieving and maintaining peace in Libya, International Criminal Court (ICC) chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda told the UN Security Council Thursday. She also encouraged the Libyan government to cre (More)
Libya suspends law barring Gaddafi officials from office
Libya's House of Representatives on Monday voted to suspend the law barring from office any officials that served under Muammar Gaddafi [BBC backgrounder; JURIST news archive]. The law was passed in May 2013 by Libya's General National Congress (GN (More)
ICC prosecutor warns deteriorating security in Libya impeding efforts to end impunity
Chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Court (ICC) , Fatou Bensouda, on Tuesday warned that increasing violence and political instability in Libya are impeding measures to end impunity. In a briefing to the UN Security Council , Bensouda e (More)
Libya top court declares PM appointment unconstitutional
Libya's Supreme Constitutional Court on Monday refused to accept the appointment of Ahmed Maetig as the country's new prime minister, declaring the nomination unconstitutional. The rejection of the Islamist-led parliament's appointment was not accom (More)
ICC rules it may prosecute Gaddafi's son
The International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled Wednesday that the case against Muammar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam Gaddafi may proceed in the ICC and that Libyan authorities must immediately surrender Saif al-Islam to The Hague. Saif al-Islam is be (More)
ICC prosecutor: security issues preventing Libya from becoming modern, democratic state
In a briefing to the UN Security Council on Tuesday, International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said that Libya faces a deep political crisis and serious security challenges , inhibiting its ability to rebuild itself as a modern (More)
Gaddafi's son appears before Libya court
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi , the son of the late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi [BBC obituary; JURIST news archive], appeared via videolink at a court in Tripoli on Sunday. Saif al-Islam and 36 other defendants are facing a variety of charges including co (More)
Gaddafi appears for trial via video conference
The Libyan News Agency reported on Sunday that the son of Muammar Gaddafi [BBC obituary; JURIST news archive], Saif al-Islam Gaddafi , and other officials have appeared for their trial via video conferencing. Saif al-Islam Gaddafi appeared at his t (More)
Libya trial of Gaddafi sons and ex-officials begins
Prosecutors in Libya on Monday opened the trial of former Libyan leader Col. Muammar Gaddafi's [BBC obituary, JURIST news archive] sons, Saadi Gaddafi and Saif al-Islam , and more than two dozen of his former officials for crimes allegedly committed (More)
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