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The impact of Charles Taylor's verdict
The ICTY appeal has set a precedent for impossible standards, writes author.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 10:01 GMT
Charles Taylor and the logic of relative justice
Was this a case of neutral and impartial justice or did regional politics matter too?
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 15:08 GMT
Judges uphold Charles Taylor's jail sentence
Hague judges confirm 50 year jail sentence of ex-Liberian president for war crimes and crimes against humanity.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2013 15:46 GMT
"Africa's Pinochet" or the beginning of "Africa's solutions"?
The trial of former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre could see the beginning of "African solutions to African problems".
Chandra Lekha Sriram
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 15:44 GMT
Opening the other eye: Charles Taylor and selective accountability
Leaders are typically held accountable to international criminal law when they block Western interests.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 19:25 GMT
Charles Taylor trial highlights ICC concerns
A milestone in international justice also highlights the Court's need to maintain its legitimacy.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2012 14:58 GMT
War crimes court finds Charles Taylor guilty
Decision on former Liberian leader is first ever judgement of a former African head of state by an international court.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2012 02:39 GMT
Taylor faces verdict in 'blood diamond' trial
Decision on former Liberian leader will be first ever judgement against a former head of state by the ICC.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2012 03:01 GMT
Reports: Liberian ex-president had CIA ties
US government files say Charles Taylor, now awaiting war-crimes verdict, had a relationship with the US spy agency.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2012 04:40 GMT
Trial of Charles Taylor ends
War crimes trial of former Liberian president has ended, but judges may take months to deliver verdict.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2011 18:07 GMT
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