Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Media Advisory – Pre-Trial Judge sets deadline for challenging Tribunal's jurisdiction

Leidschendam, 6 April 012 – The Pre-Trial Judge has set a timeline for the submission of preliminary motions challenging the jurisdiction of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon.

In order to ensure the preparation of a fair and expeditious trial, the Pre-Trial Judge, Daniel Fransen, convened a status conference on 2 April 012.. Judge Fransen decided that any preliminary motions challenging the Tribunal's jurisdiction must be filed by May 012..

The deadline to submit other preliminary motions will be decided in due course.