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As human rights lawyers assist the outgoing Haitian government in preparing a legal case against former “President for Life” Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier, Haiti’s likely incoming president revealed this week that he favors granting the recently returned dictator an amnesty from prosecution.


A judicial panel in Bangladesh rejected bail petitions of four Islamist leaders and allowed their interrogation by the police on charges of committing “war crimes” during the 1971 War of Liberation.


Los grupos armados organizados que todos están llamando bacrim no tienen una estructura jerárquica clásica ni todos comparten orígenes ni formas estructurantes comunes.


Defence teams for alleged masterminds of the post-election violence return to The Hague tomorrow for a meeting that preludes confirmation hearings at the ICC in September.


Con el pretexto de sacar del limbo a los 30 mil desmovilizados, el gobierno Santos promovió la ley 1424.


Assoiffés des détails de la guerre de 1975, de ce qu'ils n'ont pas vécu mais qui retentit de façon acerbe dans leur jeune vie, une cinquantaine d'élèves du secondaire mènent depuis fin mars un projet d'exploration du passé.


The President of Human Rights Council today appointed three high-level experts as members of the Commission of Inquiry to investigate the allegations of serious abuses and violations of human rights committed in Côte d’Ivoire following the presidential elections of 28 November 2010.


The families of murdered anti-apartheid activists Griffiths and Victoria Mxenge and Justice Mbizana have welcomed last week's Constitutional Court judgment that amnestied killers can still be called "murderers".


Under Mr Ben Ali's rule, courts were often used to facilitate corruption and smother dissent. The commission set up after his removal in January is part of government efforts to undo those wrongs.


LSM International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) dan Komisi untuk Orang Hilang dan Korban Tindak Kekerasan (Kontras) mengeluarkan laporan penegakan keadilan transisi pada masa reformasi di Indonesia.