Scheduling Judgment Day: Ending the Charles Taylor Trial

JURIST- Forum, March 29, 2012

4 Pages Posted: 1 Mar 2014

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Charles Chernor Jalloh

Florida International University College of Law

Date Written: 2012

Abstract

Columnist Charles C. Jalloh of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law says that the date set for the verdict in the Charles Taylor case by the Special Court for Sierra Leone is inappropriate given the fact that it coincides with an important date in Sierra Leone.

Keywords: Charles Taylor, SCSL, international criminal court, international criminal tribunal, justice, legal procedure, universal jurisdiction, judgment day, timing, symbolism, Liberia, Sierra Leone Independence Day, perception, public impression

Suggested Citation

Jalloh, Charles Chernor, Scheduling Judgment Day: Ending the Charles Taylor Trial (2012). JURIST- Forum, March 29, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2402300

Charles Chernor Jalloh (Contact Author)

Florida International University College of Law ( email )

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Miami, FL 33199
United States

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