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The New York City Bar Association sent a letter today to the members of the United Nations Security Council, urging that they act on a resolution before them addressing widely-reported gross violations of human rights and fundamental freedoms by the government of Syria against civilians by referring such conduct to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for investigation. < Continue reading

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The New York City Bar Association has sent a letter to the African Union (AU), expressing concerns about that organization’s “explicit lack of support” for the International Criminal Court (ICC) and to endorse the recommendation of the AU High-Level Panel on Darfur for a hybrid court for Sudan. “Given Sudan’s problematic justice record, the Association urges that those most responsible for the crimes in Darfur be tried before the ICC, a court capable of adhering to internationally accepted fair trial … Continue reading

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