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SALC IN THE NEWS: SOUTH AFRICA PUTS UP SPIRITED DEFENCE AT ICC HEARING BUT ADVERSE FINDING LIKELY

Kaajal Ramjathan-Keogh 10 April 2017 The Daily Maverick South Africa put up a spirited defence before the Pre-Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague on Friday where the country’s legal representatives argued against the Court making a finding of non-compliance against it in respect of its …» Read More

Blog Posts

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

News Stories

CIVIL SOCIETY ACTION AGAINST AU CALL FOR ICC WITHDRAWAL

UN/African Union: Reject ICC Withdrawal Security Council Meeting With AU (New York, September 22, 2016) » Read More

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