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NEWS RELEASE: SETBACK FOR INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY AS COURT RULES THAT SUSPECTED WAR CRIMINAL ENTITLED TO REFUGEE STATUS

Pretoria: On Friday, 26 September 2014, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria ruled that Rwandan General Faustin Kayumba Nyamwasa is entitled to refugee status in South Africa, despite a challenge brought by the Consortium for Refugees and Migrants in South Africa (CoRMSA) on the basis that his suspected involvement …» Read More

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International Criminal Justice in 2012 – A Year of Highs, Lows and Raised Eye Brows

The eleventh session of the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) to the Rome Statute came » Read More

Analysis of SALC’s Zimbabwe Torture Case – Universal Jurisdiction in Action

At the end of March the North Gauteng High Court reserved judgment in SALC’s landmark » Read More

INELIGIBLE AND ILLEGAL – FORMER RWANDAN GENERAL’S REFUGEE STATUS TO BE QUESTIONED IN COURT

A country’s refugee and immigration laws should, if administered properly, safeguard its territory from individuals attempting to » Read More

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SALC in the News: Zanu-PF Strategy to Stampede Coalition Partners

Zanu-PF's insistence on smuggling its amendments into the Copac draft constitution is a deliberate strategy » Read More

SALC in the News: SADC Still Committed to Tribunal

ALL Southern African Development Community (SADC) member states have reaffirmed their commitment of support to » Read More

SALC in the News: AU initiative courts controversy

It would appear that international criminal justice is on the up. The International Criminal Court » Read More