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Special Court Advisory

1 May 2007 at 08:23 | 268 views


The Prosecutor vs. Issa Hassan Sesay, Morris Kallon and Augustine Gbao (the RUF accused).

2 May: A Status Conference will take place on Wednesday, 2 May at 10:00 in Courtroom 1.
3 May: The Defence will open their case on Thursday, 3 May at 9:30 a.m. in Courtroom 1. Following opening arguments, First Accused Issa Sesay will testify on his own behalf.


The Prosecutor vs. Charles Ghankay Taylor.

7 May: A Pre-Trial Conference will take place on Monday, 7 May in Courtroom 1 of the International Criminal Court (ICC). The conference will begin at 9:30 a.m. and is scheduled to run until 4:00 p.m. with the possibility that, if necessary, it may be continued on May 8.

4 June: In a decision issued on April 25, the Trial Chamber confirmed that opening arguments in the Taylor trial will take place on 4 June. There will then be an adjournment of 18 calendar days, with the Prosecution case resuming on June 25. The complete decision is posted on the Special Court’s website,

Press and Public Affairs Office.
Special Court for Sierra Leone.