Limited Charges and Limited Judgments by the International Criminal Court – Who Bears the Greatest Responsibility?

The International Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 16, June 2012

24 Pages Posted: 15 Apr 2012 Last revised: 31 Mar 2014

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Carla Ferstman

University of Essex - School of Law

Date Written: April 14, 2012

Abstract

This article considers the limited charges and resulting limited judgment in the Lubanga case at the International Criminal Court. It considers what further steps the Pre-Trial and Trial Chambers may have taken to ensure the full 'establishment of the truth', in the absence of new charges, or with a view to encouraging the Prosecutor to amend charges.

Keywords: International Criminal Court, Lubanga Judgment, Charges, Sexual Violence

Suggested Citation

Ferstman, Carla, Limited Charges and Limited Judgments by the International Criminal Court – Who Bears the Greatest Responsibility? (April 14, 2012). The International Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 16, June 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2039632

Carla Ferstman (Contact Author)

University of Essex - School of Law ( email )

Colchester, Essex CO43SQ
United Kingdom

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