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Analysis of The Judgments in República Democrática De Timor-Leste, Dili District Court, the Special Panels for Serious Crimes


Gregory S. McNeal


Pepperdine University School of Law; Pepperdine University - School of Public Policy

November 17, 2011

Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals, Vol. 16

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This is a case analysis for publication in the multi-volume series Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals, Volume XVI.

The contribution analyzes The Prosecutor v. Januario Da Costa and Mateus Punef, Judgement, The Prosecutor v. Francisco Perreira and Final Judgement, Deputy General Prosecutor for Serious Crimes v. Sisto Barros aka Xisto Barros and Cesar Mendonca.

Issues analyzed include, command responsibility and presence, deportation, sufficiency of an indictment, joint criminal enterprise, specificity of conduct and theory of individual criminal responsibility in an indictment, pleading persecution, admissibility of statements of defendant and compliance with norms of other tribunals.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 10

Keywords: Command Responsibility, Presence, Deportation, Sufficiency, Indictment, Joint Criminal Enterprise, Specificity of conduct, theory, individual criminal responsibility, indictments, pleading persecution, Admissibility of statements, defendant, norms, other tribunals, tribunals, East Timor, Timor Leste

JEL Classification: K14, K33, K19, H56, N40

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Date posted: November 16, 2011 ; Last revised: November 18, 2011

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McNeal, Gregory S., Analysis of The Judgments in República Democrática De Timor-Leste, Dili District Court, the Special Panels for Serious Crimes (November 17, 2011). Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals, Vol. 16. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1087670

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Gregory S. McNeal (Contact Author)
Pepperdine University School of Law ( email )
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263
United States
Pepperdine University - School of Public Policy ( email )
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263
United States
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